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June 24, 2010

Alaska Personnel Board finds Palin’s legal defense fund was illegal

By CREW Staff

Some news about the ethics of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin. Her legal defense fund was illegal. Via MSNBC:

An investigator for the Alaska Personnel Board says a legal defense fund set up for Sarah Palin when she was governor was illegal.

Investigator Timothy Petumenos said Thursday the Alaska Fund Trust inappropriately used the word "official" on its website, wrongly implying Palin's endorsement as governor.

Palin's attorney says she will return the funds.

 

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