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Defense lawyer suspended for insulting a judge

Posted on Saturday, January 25th, 2014    

A famous Middlebury defense lawyer was suspended for 120 days after  insulting a Derby Superior Court judge.

According to reports, lawyer Rob Serafinowicz was suspended for calling Judge Burton Kaplan a “disgrace” during a March of 2012 interview.

Superior Court Judge Salvatore Agati deemed the actions of Serafinowicz a “baseless assault.” Serafinowicz, whose suspension begins of February 1, is currently appealing his suspension on the basis that he has no other history of wrongdoing.

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