fen-phen http://wvxu.org en UC board asks for Chesley's resignation http://wvxu.org/post/uc-board-asks-chesleys-resignation <p><strong>UPDATE:</strong>&nbsp; UC released the following statement Monday evening:</p><p><strong>Statement by C. Francis Barrett, Chair, University of Cincinnati Board of Trustees</strong></p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 16:20:26 +0000 Mark Heyne & Howard Wilkinson 11447 at http://wvxu.org UC board asks for Chesley's resignation Class-action lawyer Chesley disbarred in Kentucky http://wvxu.org/post/class-action-lawyer-chesley-disbarred-kentucky <p>Cincinnati lawyer Stanley Chesley - for decades one of the leading class-action trial lawyers in the country - has been disbarred from practicing law in Kentucky over his actions in a diet drug settlement.</p><p>The Kentucky Supreme Court accepted the recommendation of the Kentucky Bar Association to disbar Chesley from practicing law, but did not order him to pay $7.5 million in restitution, as the association had recommended.</p><p>Because Ohio has a reciprocal agreement with Kentucky, Chesley, who lives in Indian Hill, could lose his license to practice law in Ohio too.</p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 16:10:56 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 10562 at http://wvxu.org Class-action lawyer Chesley disbarred in Kentucky