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Ralph David Abernathy III

Ralph David Abernathy III
June 1, 2009 --

1999: Abernathy went to prison for 15 months for stealing $5,700 through false expense vouchers and offering an aide $2,700 to lie about it to the GBI. After his release, he went back for 11 more months for bilking two women of $35,000 by promising to win their loved ones’ release from prison. 1998: Alerted […]

Michael Vick, NFL quarterback: $1,350,000

June 1, 2009 --

Not really a salary, but … the U.S. Labor Department alleges former Falcons quarterback Vick improperly withdrew $1.35 million in a little over a year from the pension plan for employees of MV7, his marketing firm (back when he had an image worth marketing).

‘Consistent rejection, lack of cooperation’ from ATL police

June 1, 2009 --

By JIM WALLS Atlanta police are breaking the law that requires them to turn over files to a citizen oversight board that investigates complaints against officers, one of the law’s chief sponsors says. Police – and Mayor Shirley Franklin’s chief of staff – counter that they’re actually upholding state law protecting open investigative files by […]