Judge Roy L. Pearson, a Washington Beltway Judge – and therefore also a lawyer – lost his trousers. at the cleaners. So he went to court, represented himself pro se, claimed 54 million dollars in damages, and then lost his suit!
What does this say for our legal system? Come to think about it, I’m not actually sure.
July 25, 2007
Today it is reported that the defendants, Jin Nam Chung and Soo Chung, were themselves taken to the cleaners by their attorneys to the tune of $100,000 in legal fees. Sympathizers came from across the country to attend a cocktail fundraiser at the Chamber of Commerce in Washington D.C. So far they have raised $64,000. . .