On Report and Recommendation of the Board on Professional Responsibility
Before Ferren, Acting Chief Judge, and Schwelb and Wagner, Associate Judges.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Per Curiam
PER CURIAM: In its Report and Recommendation, which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, the Board on Professional Responsibility has recommended that respondent John W. Milton, who has been convicted of crimes of moral turpitude, be disbarred. Respondent has filed no exceptions to the Board's Report. See D.C. Bar R. XI, § 9 (d). For the reasons stated by the Board, respondent John W. Milton is hereby disbarred from the practice of law in the District of Columbia, effective immediately. See D.C. Bar R. XI, § 14 (e).
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA COURT OF APPEALS
BOARD ON PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY
JOHN W. MILTON, Respondent
REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION OF
THE BOARD ON PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY
Respondent, a member of the Bar of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, was convicted after a jury trial in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia for violations of 18 U.S.C. § 371 (conspiracy), 18 U.S.C. § 641, 642 (theft of government property), and 18 U.S.C. §§ 1001, 1002 (false statements).
This matter is before the Board on Professional Responsibility for a determination of whether or not any of such crimes involves moral turpitude within the meaning of D.C. Code § 11-2503(a), and for a determination of the nature of the final discipline to be imposed on Respondent.
The Office of Bar Counsel has filed a brief urging the Board to find that two of the crimes involve moral turpitude per se, and that the Board recommend to the D.C. Court of Appeals that Respondent be disbarred pursuant to D.C. Code 11-2503(a). ...