Another lawyer pleads guilty

There are 3 comments on the The Clarion-Ledger story from Jan 13, 2008, titled Another lawyer pleads guilty. In it, The Clarion-Ledger reports that:

“I felt like I was being punched in the stomach. Mississippi is once again made a butt of jokes. That offends me.”

Booneville lawyer Joey Langston has pleaded guilty to corruption charges, admitting he tried to influence a Mississippi judge, sometimes with help from wealthy lawyer Dickie Scruggs, already indicted in the ... via The Clarion-Ledger

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Prairie Village, KS

#1 Jan 15, 2008
The Lord has shown the high and mighty attorney, wrong doing will always come back to haunt you. I'm speaking of the the land Mr. Langston took from the black community just in order to fly an airplane. Give me a break!!!!!!

Chattanooga, TN

#2 Jan 16, 2008
Hey Talebearer from KC,Mo. Don't be slandering the Lords name in this.And for his namesack don't be slandering a brother in christ.I can tell by your words you spent about 5 minutes writing this and never spent 5 seconds on your knees praying for Mr. Langston.Take a break now and get to it.

Booneville, MS

#5 Jan 31, 2008
His and Tracie's three boys should be prayed for. A lifestyle with many material possessions is all they have known to this point(the eldest being about 21 or 22. All of it seemingly came so easily, but now there is a big price to pay--in more ways than one. The boys now know how all of this has been acquired. Will Joey realize the example he has been to his boys & work diligently to try and "undo" this damage...or will the cycle continue? Those who wish for fortune should realize that the wealthy have problems, too.

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