Joe Waldholtz Jailed

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PITTSBURGH: Utah Representative Enid Waldholtz's estranged husband Joe Waldholtz was jailed today for contempt of court. Waldholtz is under investigation for allegedly stealing $600,000 that he was supposed to invest for his grandmother, who is incapacitated by Alzheimer's disease. When Waldholtz told the judge that he was too busy negotiating his divorce from to account for the missing $600,000, the judge ordered him jailed for contempt. Waldholtz was under court order to produce records that showed what he did with the missing funds. The judge also ordered Waldholtz to return any of the money still in his possession. The Waldholtz's are under federal criminal investigation for purported illegal financing of Enid's 1994 Congressional campaign.