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Update on court cases

The sentencing of Sally Symons has been pushed back to April 4. The former Chief Executive Officer for the Tri-County Fairgrounds pled guilty to misappropriation of government funds and is facing restitution of $9,860, up to 270 days in County jail and five years of probation. According to District Attorney Tom Hardy, the probation report […]

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Rossy trial: More on surveillance videos

By Deb Murphy The prosecution continued to connect some of the dots during the fourth day of testimony in the embezzlement trial of Dawndee Rossy. District Attorney Tom hardy called two witnesses to verify the date and time stamps on surveillance videos from Manor Market and Alta One as well as one of the investigators […]

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Opening statements in Dawndee Rossy trial

By Deb Murphy Opening statements were made by the defense and prosecution in the Dawndee Rossy trial Monday morning, outlining what will be proven on the part of Inyo County District Attorney Thomas Hardy and what won’t be proven according to defense attorney David Evans. Hardy talked of a “pattern of criminal behavior,” alleging that […]

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Update: Rossy declines settlement offer

By Deb Murphy Today, Dawndee Rossy turned down the settlement offer of eight years in state prison made Wednesday by Inyo County District Attorney Tom Hardy. Rossy is on trial for allegedly embezzling $1.5 million from the county Department of Health and Human Services Public Assistance Program. The trial has been continued until February 22, […]

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Dawndee Rossy trial starts Monday

By Deb Murphy Nearly three years after her arrest on embezzlement charges, Dawndee Rossy will go to trial this Monday at the Independence Court House. Dawndee and Kenneth Rossy were arrested on 44 felony charges April 11, 2013 but opted to be tried separately. Dawndee Rossy, represented by David Evans, also waived her right to […]

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Still no trial date for Rossys

By Deb Murphy Kenneth Rossy’s attorney appeared at the settlement conference last Friday at the Independence Courthouse, but no settlement was conferred and no trial date set for Rossy and his wife, Dawndee, in the couple’s embezzlement case. The Rossy’s were arrested two years ago and charged with 135 counts including embezzlement of $1.5 million […]

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Rossy case postponed again

By Deb Murphy The Rossy settlement conference has been postponed, again. The conference will now take place Friday, March 20 before Judge Phillip Argento. Kenneth and Dawndee Rossy and her attorney David Evans appeared in the Bishop Courthouse Thursday afternoon. Absent was Kenneth Rossy’s attorney, Gerard Harvey. Harvey was suspended beginning Nov. 21, 2014 and […]

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Rossy trial continued

The October 6th trial date for Ken and Dawndee Rossy was vacated as the court waits for Ms. Rossy to obtain new counsel. This Bishop couple faces charges of embezzlement of $1.5 million in Inyo County welfare funds. According to public record, last month, Michael Berger, lawyer for Dawndee Rossy, was granted a motion to […]

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Rossys scheduled for court

Former Inyo Health and Human Services Supervisor Dawndee Rossy and her husband Kenneth Rossy are now scheduled for a settlement conference the week of September 4th and a preliminary hearing September 29th. The couple face the primary charge of embezzlement of $1.5 million in welfare money. The DA’s complaint alleges a scheme by the Rossys […]

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