Leon Dingle, his wife and co-defendants stole what amounted to $2 of every $5 they received in grant funds from the Illinois Department of Public Health from 2004 to 2010, prosecutors said. The scheme involved $11 million of mostly no-bid, upfront-funded grants ostensibly doled out for AIDS- and cancer-awareness campaigns in minority and under-served communities.

via Chicago couple convicted of stealing state grants – Times Union.