An appeals court in Brooklyn has disbarred an attorney who was convicted of criminal contempt for forging the signature of a Family Court judge during a post-divorce proceeding against her ex-husband.

A unanimous panel of the Appellate Division, 2nd Department, said that it could not offer a lesser sentence for the attorney, Mary K. Henning, despite her otherwise unblemished record.

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