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Former campaign workers guilty of stealing from Prince George's delegate

Former campaign workers guilty of stealing from Prince George's delegate

Two former campaign workers pleaded guilty Tuesday to stealing thousands of dollars from the campaign of a state delegate from Prince George's County.

Mary Murphy, who was chair for Del. Michael A. Jackson's campaign, and her daughter, Damiana Murphy, who was campaign treasurer, were accused by the state prosecutor of spending more than $22,000 in campaign funds for personal use in 2014 and 2015.

Both women pleaded guilty to conspiracy and felony theft in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court on Tuesday, the state prosecutor announced. They were sentenced to probation before judgment, placed on probation for one year, ordered to perform 30 hours of community service and ordered to...

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