Thursday, March 27, 2014

Faking Sick to Get Out of Oral Argument

A lawyer pulled this stunt, and the Seventh Circuit was not amused. Here is the story and here is the court’s opinion (check out Part III). The Illinois Supreme Court sanctioned the lawyer: 60 days suspension and$5000 to his client.

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http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_skills/2014/03/faking-sick-to-get-out-of-oral-argument.html

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