State Bar rejects complaint against lawyer Richard Horne in fake will case

Reblogged from http://blog.al.com/live/2012/04/state_bar_rejects_complaint_ag.html#comment-20095839

MOBILE, Alabama — The Alabama State Bar has determined that there is insufficient evidence to discipline lawyer Richard Horne, whom a local insurance agent had accused of ethical lapses related to a will that a jury determined was a fake. A one-page letter from the general counsel’s office of the State Bar informed the complainant, David Stroecker, that it was not taking action. “The Disciplinary Commission has completed its review and consideration of this matter, and has determined that there is insufficient basis for a finding that there has been a violation of the Rules of Professional Conduct,” the letter states. “Accordingly, the Disciplinary Commission has dismissed the complaint.”

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