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Board finds perfectly o.k. for attorney to lie in court.

July 28, 2010

Dated July 22, 2010 on appeal and reviewed by Attorney Jan M. Zender. The lawyers Professional Responsibility Board of Minnesota found that it is o.k. and no violation of the rules of ethics for attorney John Chitwood to lie to the court, (in a default motion) stating that the defendant had never responded to complaint when in fact the defendant had provided a motion to dismiss and answer to discovery in response to the complaint and discovery of which was served at the same time as the complaint.