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Yvonne Bannigan and her lawyer, Michael Cornacchia, at New York Supreme Court in May.

Somewhere in New York City, an exceptionally beautiful 26-year-old woman is serving three years’ probation on top of 15 days of community service, having pleaded guilty to making $32,209 in unauthorized charges on her boss’s credit card. She is apparently looking for a new job.

Her name is Yvonne Bannigan. The boss in question is Grace Coddington, Vogue’s esteemed creative director–at–large, and because of that people care. Especially readers of the New York Post, which gave Bannigan the paparazzi treatment as she left the Manhattan Criminal Court after her July 2018 hearing.

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