"These types of offenses, we call them white collar crimes, they are often committed by people who are very involved in the community. But these are offenses that violate the public trust. It cannot be tolerated."
-- Montgomery County (Pa.) Judge Thomas P. Rogers, referring to testimony from Maryann Grant's friends and relatives that she was the "ultimate soccer mom" after she was sentenced to 9 to 23 months in the county jail in connection with thefts of more than $75,000 during her four-year tenure as treasurer of the nonprofit Valley Soccer Club in Pennsylvania's Upper Perkiomen Valley region. (Pottstown Mercury)