Gabriel San Roman
Attorneys Protest New OC Bar Association President Michael Baroni
Orange County Bar Association President Michael Baroni's installation came with a lil' condemnation last night at the Hyatt Regency in Huntington Beach. Attorneys upset with wacky statements he wrote in this month's Orange County Lawyer about immigrants, the "war on cops," and apocryphal anti-American demonstrations decided to do something about it. Even before the OCBA's Judges Night & Annual Meeting got underway, a dozen protesters greeted attendees with anti-Baroni signs, one reading, "Baroni, Full of Bologna." HA! The new president's first published letter of hot air became the hot topic of the night. Some of those in the audience who hadn't read his choice quotes left before the installation after they learned of them.
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