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Professional Courtesy A few years ago, the Indiana courts attracted some rather unfavorable notice when they meted out sanctions to a lawyer who had been just a little too honest in challenging a trial court decision against his client. The lawyeer’ sin? In his brief on appeal, he had, in relatively muted terms, charged the court below with being result-oriented. That is, the lawyer thought, and complaaine out loud, that the trial judge had reached his decision based on the particular...

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