Jack Thompson officially disbarred

By chris82 | 25th Sep 2008 at 20:47 GMT in General | 29 Comments


Over a year ago, Florida Judge Dava Tunis recommended permanent disbarment for Jack Thompson. Today, the case reached a pivotal point: Jack Thompson is officially disbarred, effective 30 days from now.

Jack Thompson has also been ordered to reimburse the Florida Bar with fees amounting to nearly ,000!

The Court approves the corrected referee's report and John Bruce Thompson is permanently disbarred, effective thirty days from the date of this order so that respondent can close out his practice and protect the interests of existing clients. If respondent notifies the Court in writing that he is no longer practicing and does not need the thirty days to protect existing clients, this Court will enter an order making the permanent disbarment effective immediately. Respondent shall accept no new business from the date this order is filed.

Read the full story at Kotaku!

Angry Gorilla's photo
Angry Gorilla 25th September, 2008 @ 21:02 - Permalink

Finally, Thompson's faggotry has been put to an end, thank you God!

GTA Don's photo
GTA Don 25th September, 2008 @ 21:03 - Permalink

Yes, yes, yes! Yes! Yes! Give it to me! Yes! I read this earlier today at Kotaku but yes! Haha! The world will be a better place without JT. Go back to playing GTA IV Jacky, cuz you'll never get it banned now. And yeah, I'd save up if I were you, ,000 is pretty hefty.

Husky's photo
Husky 25th September, 2008 @ 21:18 - Permalink

What a fucking asshole. Thank You God!

Thomas.'s photo
Thomas. 25th September, 2008 @ 21:20 - Permalink

Wow, that's good news and a bit. I've been expecting this for a long, long time.

Kitsune Inferno's photo
Kitsune Inferno 25th September, 2008 @ 22:51 - Permalink

I'd type a page-long post repeating LOL, but I won't.

Shortbus's photo
Shortbus 26th September, 2008 @ 00:48 - Permalink

Poor Jackie :( Maybe he can be a motivational speaker for children and spread the word of how GTA is the DEVIL!

WRX22B1998's photo
WRX22B1998 26th September, 2008 @ 03:31 - Permalink

ahaha no more whining jt

hey why do they call it disbarred...it seems like it would make more sense to be "barred"...lol.

Charger's photo
Charger 26th September, 2008 @ 03:35 - Permalink

Good news, but he will probably register at some other state.

WRX22B1998's photo
WRX22B1998 26th September, 2008 @ 03:37 - Permalink

yeah although he has a reputation now, so i think people will know who he is etc...

perhaps the whole world should collaborate on this one, and ban him.

tilly's photo
tilly 26th September, 2008 @ 04:26 - Permalink



Nate10's photo
Nate10 26th September, 2008 @ 04:36 - Permalink

The sweet smell of victory.

Artur's photo
Artur 26th September, 2008 @ 04:40 - Permalink

Up yours dickhead :D

sibraa5's photo
sibraa5 26th September, 2008 @ 06:06 - Permalink

That won;t stop him! :awecry::jumpon:

Husky's photo
Husky 26th September, 2008 @ 06:23 - Permalink

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TNF 26th September, 2008 @ 07:15 - Permalink

Some good news at last, yay! :D

Hansui's photo
Hansui 26th September, 2008 @ 08:49 - Permalink

now he have more time playing his GTA collection

Lonewᶲlf's photo
Lonewᶲlf 26th September, 2008 @ 10:37 - Permalink

Finally. I hope we never hear from him again :)

Huckleberry Pie's photo
Huckleberry Pie 26th September, 2008 @ 11:56 - Permalink
now he have more time playing his GTA collection

Give him a Barbie doll instead... :lolbounce:

Hansui's photo
Hansui 26th September, 2008 @ 12:06 - Permalink

he'll become an emo if you gave that

Huckleberry Pie's photo
Huckleberry Pie 26th September, 2008 @ 12:12 - Permalink
he'll become an emo if you gave that

"How could this happen to me/I made my mistakes/Got nowhere to run..." :rofl2::rofl2:

The Bossman's photo
The Bossman 26th September, 2008 @ 12:53 - Permalink

Justice at last, this arsehole had it coming.

Deji's photo
Deji 26th September, 2008 @ 13:10 - Permalink


I noticed this yesterday night Kotaku but thought it was a false rumor as I hardly know that site. But seeing it on here means I'll definately be able to post this one!

JustADummy's photo
JustADummy 26th September, 2008 @ 13:21 - Permalink

This is the best news I've ever heard! Fuck this, Jack Fuckson!

Angry Gorilla's photo
Angry Gorilla 26th September, 2008 @ 15:37 - Permalink

Jack Thompson was a danger to society...


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Red_91 26th September, 2008 @ 17:57 - Permalink

He will find other ways I can guranatee it, he may not be able to do his lawyer stuff but he will probably still campaign against IV and other games too although this is a good news.

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claude-5 26th September, 2008 @ 21:32 - Permalink

sorry about stealing this husky

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PHRobertson 28th September, 2008 @ 23:43 - Permalink

Seeing the words 'Jack Thompson officially disbarred' on the homepage was, for me, a definite 'Holy Shit!' moment.

While I'm certain that this probably won't stop him 'fighting the good fight' (plus there'll probably be another bible-bashing, self-righteous hypocrite ready to fill Thompson's shoes), I intend to enjoy this moment of victory on behalf of all of us who've had to put up with this bastard over the years.

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GTAsoldier 30th September, 2008 @ 22:42 - Permalink


Jacko the devil has finally been disbarred. Thank Christ. :coolthumbup:

Connor's photo
Connor 1st October, 2008 @ 14:53 - Permalink

I just came.

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