STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

C7-97-1350

 

In Re Petition for Disciplinary Action against
William C. Pugh, an Attorney at Law of the
State of Minnesota.

O R D E R

Based upon all the files, records and proceedings herein and upon the stipulation of the parties,

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that respondent, William C. Pugh, is suspended from the practice of law pending final disposition of this matter.

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the time to file an answer to the petition for disciplinary action pursuant to Rule 13(a), Rules on Lawyers Professional Responsibility, is indefinitely extended until the appellate review of respondent's conviction is completed.

Dated:  September 11, 1997

BY THE COURT:

Alan C. Page
Associate Justice