Disciplinary Reporter Case Digest

Attorney ID 34020
Attorney Name Logue, John Mark
DBP Docket No. 52 DB 1997
Supreme Court Docket No. 313 D.D. No. 3
County Delaware
Disciplinary Counsel Patricia A. Ranieri
Counsel for Respondent Barnaby C. Wittels & William J. Honig
Decision Date 1998-08-17
Effective Date 1997-04-24
Case Digest Respondent was arrested on one count of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance in violation of 35 P.S. 780-113(a)(30). Respondent pleaded guilty and was sentenced to not less than 3 months nor more than 23 months at the Delaware County Prison. In addition, he was ordered to continue with AA and NA meetings, continue with psychiatric treatment, pay restitution in the amount of $165.00, forfeit his 1991 Toyota Celica and forfeit $51.00 that was in the car at the time of the arrest. 8.4(b); 203(b)(1) which constitutes an independent basis for discipline.
Rule Violation(s) 8.4(b); 203(b)(1)
Discipline Imposed Three year suspension retroactive to April 24, 1997
Points of Law Lawyers are obligated under the ethical rules of the profession to live and work within the parameters of the law, and when a lawyer acts outside of these boundaries, that lawyer may expect discipline. Suspension for three years for possession with intent to deliver.
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