Marg Helgenberger ends support of Help Hospitalized Veterans over suit

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Marg Helgenberger, one of the leading actresses on the popular show CSI, says she's ending her association with a wounded warriors charity that's accused of appropriating millions in donations funds for big salaries and golf club memberships.

Helgenberger pulled her support of the charity after a California official filed suit. Photo: © 2007 by MrFreeze, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-Unported license.

According to ABC News, Helgenberger, who had been endorsing the Help Hospitalized Veterans organization, said she was not aware that the charity had been sued by a California official.

The suit alleges that Help Hospitalized Veterans used less than half of of the money it received in charitable donations to actually help veterans, ABC says.


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