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CONVICTED EATON ATTORNEY GETS EARLY PRISON RELEASE

(Eaton, OH)--An Eaton attorney has been set free after serving only half of his sentence.  James Thomas Junior forged the documents of several elderly clients and stole their money for six years ending in 2013.  He had been sentenced to four years in prison.  But Thomas asked for early release.  Now, the judge has granted that release.  Judge James Brogan said he thought Thomas was sorry and has beaten his drug addiction.