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In a 5-4 decision in Caperton v. A. T. Massey Coal Co. , the Supreme Court [http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2009/06/08/us/AP-US-Supreme-Court-Judicial-Ethics.html today ruled that] elected ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 423 comments on Mon Jun 08, 2009 at 11:41 AM PDT with 549 Recommends
How Attorney General Holder responds to the Common Cause request for an inquiry could have absolutely huge implications for how political campaigns and advocacy are paid for in the future:
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 361 comments on Fri Jan 21, 2011 at 12:07 AM PST with 469 Recommends
There was some News -- that has been 'Bigfooted' by Breitbart -- this week. News ...
by jamess
Comment Count 218 comments on Fri Jun 03, 2011 at 09:12 AM PDT with 459 Recommends
On Big and Evolving Wisconsin News Day Friday (March 16) I diaried about several stories, including the ethics and misconduct in office charges filed against Wisconsin State Supreme Court Justice ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 116 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 12:31 PM PDT with 338 Recommends
No. Only Thomas and Scalia may decide gay marriage cases. Thus sayeth the empty cardboard boxes. I see that conservative activists will be satirizing themselves this week. Well, it ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 196 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 11:05 AM PDT with 132 Recommends
Think Progress's Ian Millhiser continues his great work exposing the myriad ethical lapses of Justice Clarence Thomas, this ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 128 comments on Tue Jun 21, 2011 at 09:45 AM PDT with 78 Recommends
The New York Times' report this ...
by Joan McCarter
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by Armando
Comment Count 86 comments on Mon Mar 27, 2006 at 11:33 AM PST with 67 Recommends
The Los Angeles ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 77 comments on Tue Jul 05, 2011 at 05:20 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
Ian Millhiser has an exclusive interview with Rep. Chris Murphy, who has introduced legislation that would ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat Jun 25, 2011 at 12:45 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
U.S. Supreme Court, Wikimedia Commons The New ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Jun 23, 2011 at 11:20 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
House Judiciary Chair and Daily Kos contributor John Conyers has asked for a new tack on impeachment - a better way to challenge the party Leadership that has been obstructing him. And we've got it!
by Freiheit
Comment Count 76 comments on Tue Jun 10, 2008 at 10:51 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
Imagine if you failed to report $1.6 million in income on 1040 form, or Insurance Application forms -- how long do you think you would be able to get away with it? Do you think you could ...
by jamess
Comment Count 65 comments on Fri Oct 07, 2011 at 08:05 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
For those of you who have not seen nor heard the latest Neanderthal statements from America's most embarrassing sitting Supreme Court Justice (or, considering Clarence Thomas, possibly co-Neanderthal)
by GayIthacan
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Dec 11, 2012 at 04:33 PM PST with 22 Recommends
There are two key loopholes that help Supreme Court Justices like Scalia, Thomas and Alito avoid complying with legal ethics rules on recusal from cases. These loopholes taint the entire decision-...
by Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Jun 29, 2011 at 01:27 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
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by cityduck
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by Elwood Dowd
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Jan 11, 2006 at 05:02 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Boy, am I going to be between banter hell and isolation island on this one. You may recall, a case in southern Florida, about a judge intending to marry his same sex partner. It received some ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu May 05, 2011 at 10:58 AM PDT with 1 Recommend