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INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. PRIOR TO POSTING:
    1. Read the case In re Winthrop, 848 N.E.2d 961 (Ill. 2006).
  2. Use this case as a starting point to discuss the following:
    1. Do you think a two-year suspension was appropriate? Why or why not?
    2. Do you think lawyers should have a heightened duty to clients in this type of situation? Why or why not?