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ISBA Ethics Opinions on Threatening Criminal Prosecution


  • Lawyer's participation in presenting NSF check to state's attorney for prosecution on behalf of a client : 12-01
  • Reporting NSF check to local prosecutor : 93-05
  • Duty to report opposing lawyers threat against client to pursue criminal prosecution : 91-29
  • Threatening referral to county prosecutor of NSF check matter : 86-09