Re "Famed burger joint closes" (Our Region, Oct. 1): Attorney Scott N. Johnson is selfish. He helps no one except himself and the lawyers who are hired by businesses who have to fight him, if they can afford to. In the meantime he has cost many people their businesses and livelihoods, and cost their loyal customers access to the products and services they loved.
He usually backs down when someone has the funds and courage to fight his frivolous lawsuits. I am sure that if our legislators were not in the hip pocket of the legal profession, they would pass laws protecting businesses from such frivolous lawsuits. We need tort reform in general and reform of Americans with Disabilities Act laws in particular.
-- Robert A. Namanny, Auburn
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