Former Bell assistant city administrator Angela Spaccia appears in court on Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Los Angeles. Spaccia was sentenced Thursday to nearly 12 years in prison for bilking the

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Former Bell assistant city administrator Angela Spaccia appears in court on Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Los Angeles. Spaccia was sentenced Thursday to nearly 12 years in prison for bilking the Bell's city coffers of thousands of dollars through an exorbitant salary and a pair of six-figure loans of taxpayer money. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Mark Boster, Pool)

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Fri, Apr 11, 2014 12:27 PM EDT