Tuesday, November 14, 2006

Verdict for Illinois Supreme Court Justice in His Libel Lawsuit

The jury awarded $7 million in damages today to Supreme Court Justice Robert Thomas in his libel suit against a local newspaper that had reported in 2003 that Thomas had used his bar disciplinary authority for political purposes and threats.  Here is the story from the Chicago Sun-Times.  [Alan Childress]

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