The legal world was shocked when the infamous Judge Richard Posner of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit announced his retirement last week, effective immediately. Judge Posner is well-known in the legal community for being witty and outspoken, sometimes courting controversy with his statements. Though his retirement is seen as abrupt, he seemed to hint at an impending departure when he commented in an interview that he “believe
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Seventh Circuit Judge Richard Posner Retires