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June 22nd, 2020

Virginia Lawyers Plead Guilty to Extortion Charges in Case Involving Roundup

On Friday, June 19, Timothy Litzenburg and Daniel Kincheloe pleaded guilty to extortion charges in federal court in the Western District of Virginia over their roles in a scheme involving litigation against Monsanto Company over health risks associated with Roundup.

The two Virginia lawyers demanded $200 million in purported “consulting fees” from a chemicals company . . . → Read More: Virginia Lawyers Plead Guilty to Extortion Charges in Case Involving Roundup

May 26th, 2011

Maryland Lawyer Emulated South Florida Counterparts, Now Faces up to 20 Years in Prison

Borrowing from the playbook of parasitic personal injury lawyers who have made South Florida the auto accident insurance-fraud capital of America, an attorney from Bethesda, Maryland, got in over his head and has been popped in a sting operation . . . → Read More: Maryland Lawyer Emulated South Florida Counterparts, Now Faces up to 20 Years in Prison