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Senator Michelle Obama?

markinalpine Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:11 AM
Does anyone other than the Illinois State Bar know why she was required to relinquish her law license?
markinalpine Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 2:06 PM
Somebody did a write up a few years ago, it might have been at the American Thinker blog, where they related the mooch was REQUIRED to RELINQUISH her license to the Illinois stare bar. the obysmal won voluntarily turned his in. The state bar won't release details.
I was hoping somebody may have known some specifics.
Thanks anyway.
Fictionalreality Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:30 AM
Its “rumored” that she was extorting clients.
Again, it’s “rumored that o'dumbler may have been disciplined for not divulging other names that he has used in the past (for losing his license).
HermanBB Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:16 AM
To mark

I heard that was only a rumor.

But I think she let some requirements to keep her license up-to-date expire.
Libs_Are_UsefulIdiots Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:23 AM
Hermie; No. Both she and Obozo surrendered their licenses.

And no, no lawyer is REQUIRED to keep their licenses current... but only something really bad would cause anyone to voluntarily surrender one's license.
HermanBB Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:33 AM
To Mark and Libs

I do know Michelle was hired by arguably Chicago's top law firm after she graduated.

And as a black female she as treated with great deference.

The problem was they expected her to do work which she wasn't too keen on and she only lasted about a year at that firm.

Eventually she got a $300,000 a year job as some type of diversity officer at a Chicago hospital.
Bruce2397 Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 11:12 AM
Herman--her work at the Univeristy of Chicago Hospital was not in diversity at all---she was their Chief Marketing Officer. $300k is the standard salary for a hospital group of that size.

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