Walters' Defense Lawyer Will Urge for 15 Years in Prison
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Walters' Defense Lawyer Will Urge for 15 Years in Prison

Harriette Walters' defense attorney, Steve Tabackman, says his client is a "complicated lady" who has accepted responsibiltity for her actions. He has said she was motivated to steal $48.1 million from the D.C. treasury over nearly two decades to be seen as a benefactor to friends and co-workers. Walters was the mastermind behind the largest embezzlement in D.C. government history. She faces between 15 and 18 years in prison at her sentencing at 9:30 a.m. today. Video by Del Wilber, Edited by Ashley Barnas/The Washington Post

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