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Connecticut Probate News: Former attorney, Salem probate judge sentenced to a year in prison for embezzlement

Former attorney and Salem probate judge John W. Butts was sentenced Friday to a year in prison for embezzling $431,000 from two clients during what he and his attorney described as a downward spiral into alcoholism. Butts, 66, of Salem, had … Continue reading

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