Friday, December 27, 2013

Lawyer Falls For Nigerian Inheritance Scam, Gets Suspended

Which is worse: to be unethical or to be stupid — really, really stupid? Who says you have to choose? That’s the lesson of today’s story about a lawyer who fell for a Nigerian inheritance scam, dragged his clients into the mess as well, and just got his law license suspended by the Iowa Supreme Court. Dear Friend: Please permit me to make your acquaintance in so informal a manner. This is necessitated by my urgent need to reach a dependable and trust wordy partner. We do not know each other, it does not matter.