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Teach your children well (access required)

Children learn by emulating their teachers. One former guidance counselor is alleging that students at a charter school in Mooresville may not be learning much about ethics, but they’re getting a great education in how to game the system.

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Both sides needed a good lawyer (access required)

Sometimes attorneys almost seem to try to make our jobs here at Sidebar very easy. The Disciplinary Hearing Commission of the North Carolina State Bar suspended Robert J. Burford’s law license for two years after Burford bilked his clients in a class action lawsuit for a substantial amount of money. Burford double-billed and inflated his expenses to an extent that would make a hospital blush. (OK, that’s probably impossible, but still.)

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