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The Book Stops Here: Should Library Boards Be Held Accountable for Embezzlement?

In 2009, Lawrence Recor, a former treasurer of the Erwin Library and Institute in Boonville, New York, was sentenced to three to nine years in state prison for embezzling more than $440,000.1 Bob Rice Jr., the director at Revere (Mass.) Public Library, embezzled more than $230,000 in library funds between 2005 and 2009 to purchase […]