Citing 'Toxic Stew,' Del. Judge Boots Lin Wood From Case

Law360 (January 11, 2021, 9:47 PM EST) -- A Delaware Superior Court judge ruled Monday that controversial attorney L. Lin Wood can't represent former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page in a state defamation case, saying it would be inappropriate to let Wood practice before the court because he has recently exhibited a "toxic stew of mendacity, prevarication and surprising incompetence."

Attorney L. Lin Wood was bounced from a case in Delaware after a judge found it would be "inappropriate and inadvisable to continue Mr. Wood's permission to practice before this court." (AP Photo/Ben Margot) In a brief memorandum opinion, Superior Court Judge Craig A. Karsnitz took strongly worded aim...

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