Ex-Mayor of San Diego Gambles Away $1 Billion

Maureen O'Connor is now virtually broke after gambling with her inherited fortune.
0:57 | 02/15/13

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Well for San Diego mayor says. It has who gambled away a billion dollars has acknowledged taking up more than two million dollars from her late husband's charity. Marino -- cut a deal that would allow her to avoid prosecution while she works to repay the money. She wagered the billion dollars from 2000 to 2009 mainly playing get -- video poker. In San Diego Vegas and Atlantic City O'Connor was married to the founder of the Jack in the Box fast food chain she said that just going through -- rough time. News of the time. In my life. -- the last chapter -- my life where I lost my husband. Loves being nice. -- -- -- -- And that I had a difficult time. O'Connor also blamed her gambling addiction on -- brain tumor suggesting it impaired her reasoning.

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