NTL President-elect Mark Lanier joins lawsuit over mentally disabled football player

The National Trial Lawyers President-elect Mark Lanier has joined a civil lawsuit against an Idaho school district over the locker room attack of a black mentally-disabled football player. Lanier, winner of the 2016 Trial Lawyer of the Year award at the Trial Lawyers Summit, says the attack is “about the most appalling thing” he’s ever seen. Details in this story from magicvalley.com.