Darlene Gillespie (b. 1941)
Mouseketeer, The Mickey Mouse Club.
Charged in 2005, along with husband Jerry Fraschilla, of defrauding a law firm of $317,000 by placing a false class-action lawsuit claim.
Sentenced, in 1999, to two years in federal prison for a securities fraud scheme.
Convicted, in 1998, of conspiracy, securities fraud, mail fraud, obstruction of justice and perjury. Fraschilla, who was also charged, pleaded guilty to 21 counts of fraud.
Sentenced, in 1997, to three years probation, along with Fraschilla, for shoplifting four men's shirts.
Sued Disney in 1990 accusing the company of cheating her out of MMC royalties, and alleging founder Walt reneged on a promise to make her "well-known artist."
Worked as a registered nurse post-MMC. Known as "Mouse Nurse" to coworkers.
Starred in her own Mouseketeer serial, Corky and White Shadow.
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