Former Lansing City Councilman Sentenced

By: News 10
By: News 10

A former lawyer and one-time Lansing city councilman will spend eight months in jail, and five years on probation, for embezzlement.

Mark Canady represented a young boy whose father was killed in a car accident. Canady took $45,000 from the boys' wrongful death settlement, and spent it on utilities, liquor and restaurants. He must pay the boy $53,000 in restitution. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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