How do lawyers choose their clients?
Sydney lawyer Sam Macedone has come out swinging, after copping unprecedented abuse because of a man he is representing.
Television reporter Ben McCormack has pleaded guilty to two child pornography charges, and will be sentenced at a later date.
But his lawyer, Sam Macedone, has revealed he’s copped an incredible amount of vitriol over his decision to represent him….the worst he’s ever seen in almost half a century in the law.
Macedone has tweeted about it, basically saying everyone is entitled to a lawyer…and to the presumption of innocence.
He told John & Garry the abuse has mainly come in emails… “You’re a “scumbag”, “how do you sleep at night?” and “I’m going to dance on your grave when you die”.
Here’s Sam’s conversation with John & Garry.
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