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Court papers The Seventh Circuit sanctioned an Illinois lawyer for filing a brief the court called “incoherent.”

An Illinois attorney lambasted last month by a federal appeals panel for submitting a “bizarre” and “incoherent” court filing was ordered Monday to pay legal fees as a sanction for wasting the resources of the court and the defense lawyers who defeated alleged discrimination claims.

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Mike Scarcella

Mike Scarcella is a senior editor in Washington on ALM Media's regulatory desk. Contact him at mscarcella@alm.com. On Twitter: @MikeScarcella. Mike works on a slate of newsletters: Supreme Court Brief | Higher Law | Compliance Hot Spots | Labor of Law.

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