The newest payment review hearing date for convicted Barton County Memorial Hospital embezzler Kimberly Schlup is scheduled for 9 a.m. March 7 in Cedar County Circuit Court.
The new date was made necessary for Ms. Schlup postponed the latest hearing on Monday, making it 20 times with still no payment review ever held since she was sentenced on March 27, 2006. Ms. Schlup entered an Alford plea, meaning she was not pleading guilty but conceded she would have been convicted had she gone to trial. She was charged with stealing $100,085 from the hospital during her tenure as finance director.
Court records do not indicate she has paid a cent since her sentencing on March 27, 2006.
Ms. Schlup spent four months in prison as shock time and then was released.