Scruggs' Ex-Partner Wants $15M Fee Case Reopened

Law360, New York (April 25, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Though Mississippi attorney Richard “Dickie” Scruggs has already pled guilty to attempting to bribe a judge, his legal troubles are far from over, now that his former law partner has asked a court to reopen a $15 million fee dispute between the two attorneys.

Last week, Roberts Wilson asked a Mississippi county court to reopen a case involving $15 million in legal fees that he and Scruggs earned in the asbestos litigation that made them famous. Wilson claims that the case was tainted, as evidenced by...
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