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Lawyer survives hammer attack by client

Tired of waiting for appointment, cuts throat with letter opener

11 March, 14:51
Lawyer survives hammer attack by client (ANSA) - Milan, March 11 - A lawyer in Milan was in hospital Tuesday after suffering an attack by a client in her office with a letter opener and a hammer. The 40-year-old was treated for a gash to her throat and a hammer wound to the head, but doctors said her life is not at risk. According to police, her assailant was a disgruntled client who was tired of waiting for an appointment. The suspect is on the loose.