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Crundwell's Lawyer Appeals Sentence

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A lawyer for Dixon, Illinois' former Comptroller, Rita Crundwell, is appealing her 20 year sentence.

Crundwell was convicted of federal wire fraud in February after pleading guilty to stealing about $53 million from the city.
     
Her attorney is claiming the judge did not take into consideration that Crundwell cooperated with investigators.
     
Crundwell is serving time at a prison in Minnesota.