Lawyer facing fine over memo files reply with even more anti-Catholic slurs

The lawyer refers to bankruptcy judge Nancy Dreher as "Popess Dreher" and labels another judge a "dastardly Jesuit." The Pioneer Press says the lawyer claims the court is conspiring to liquidate her company's assets and turn over the proceeds to the Catholic Church.
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The lawyer refers to bankruptcy judge Nancy Dreher as "Popess Dreher" and labels another judge a "dastardly Jesuit." The Pioneer Press says the lawyer claims the court is conspiring to liquidate her company's assets and turn over the proceeds to the Catholic Church.

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