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In something of a man-bites-dog story, a jury in West Virginia finds two attorneys at a...

In something of a man-bites-dog story, a jury in West Virginia finds two attorneys at a Pittsburgh-based firm guilty of civil racketeering for conspiring to fix evidence in an asbestos case filed against CSX (CSX -0.8%). The railroad operator won $429K in the case, an amount than can end up being tripled under the terms of the RICO Act.
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  • Windsun33
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    Wow, crooked lawyers, who would have guessed....
    21 Dec 2012, 01:21 PM Reply Like
  • magnum205
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    I wonder if they will be disbarred? This indicates a level of desparation on the part of these lawyers. I wonder if the asbestos issue is finally drying up after all these years?
    23 Dec 2012, 07:04 AM Reply Like
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