In a move an attorney for St. James Anglican Church called “threatening and bullying behavior,” the Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles will try to recover attorneys fees and court costs from the church and some of its members who voted to break away from the Episcopal Church in 2004...“They are doing this so no one ever dares leave the Episcopal hierarchy ever again,” said attorney Daniel Lula, who represents St. James.
Yeah, so no one ever leaves again with the family silver. See the whole story in the Newport Beach and Costa Mesa Daily Pilot.
[tip o' the hat to the Rev. Jan Nunley]