Jack Thompson faces federal disbarment
Joystiq readers will probably recall that one John Bruce Thompson — “Jack” to his pals — was disbarred final yr from training regulation within the state of Florida. Nevertheless, it appears Thompson has maintained that he is nonetheless allowed to apply regulation inside the USA District Courtroom for the Southern District of Florida, which is a federal courtroom.
Enter Decide Federico Moreno, who has issued an order to Thompson, asking him to elucidate why he shouldn’t even be barred from the District Courtroom. The order asks that Thompson submit his protection, together with copies of all paperwork associated to his earlier disbarment, inside 30 days (the order was issued on June 26).
Thompson, studies GamePolitics, is just not happy, and has since despatched Moreno an e-mail “request/demand,” asking that the decide present copies of all communications between Moreno and the Florida Bar regarding himself. As soon as once more, it seems to be like Thompson’s authorized profession is on shaky footing. Nonetheless, we doubt one other disbarment will put a cease to Thompson’s anti-gaming efforts. The primary one definitely did not.