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December 12, 2011

NYC lawyer suspended over claim that trooper used slur

Attorney Elliott Dear said fashioned the story to get out of a speeding ticket

By Dareh Gregorian
The New York Post

NEW YORK — A Queens lawyer has been suspended for six months for falsely accusing a New Jersey state trooper of using anti-Semitic slurs against him, according to a ruling released yesterday.

Attorney Elliott Dear said he made up the outrageous allegations in hopes of getting out of a speeding ticket.

Full story: NYC lawyer suspended over claim that trooper used slur

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