A 42-year-old woman has received an eight-month conditional sentence for defrauding a lawyer she worked for of almost $23,000.
Kimberley Marie Goulding, who now lives in Alberta, also received 12 months probation. She must also pay $12,913.37 to the St. John's lawyer she worked for and $10,000 to the insurance company, The Co-operators, by March 1, 2014.
Goulding pleaded guilty to one count of fraud over $5,000. A second charge for mischief by destroying data was withdrawn.
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