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Dorothy Brown's 'Jeans Day' Being Investigated By County

06/22/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Cook County Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown may have scrapped her controversial "Jeans Day" fund-raisers, but the county's inspector general is confirming for the first time that he has launched a probe of the program.

The inspector general issued a report listing ongoing investigations, including an allegation of "violation of policy through inappropriate behavior and a review of the practice of collecting funds from employees for charity purposes unrelated to county operations."

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