Dimora's Attorney Quits Over Unpaid Bills

Law360, New York (December 10, 2010, 6:12 PM EST) -- The attorney for Jimmy Dimora, a former Ohio county commissioner charged with receiving kickbacks in exchange for county contracts, has withdrawn from the high-profile case, saying that Dimora hasn't been able to pay him because of a government asset freeze and liens on his property.

Judge Kathleen O'Malley of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio on Friday granted a motion by Richard Lillie to withdraw from the case, and ordered Dimora, who faces 26 counts of kickbacks and bribery charges, to appear...
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