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Tue Oct 27, 2020, 07:49 PM

This is one very good reason why the Supreme Court needs ethics rules

Given this, Justice Thomas’ impartiality is a joke!

https://apnews.com/article/joe-biden-clarence-thomas-media-amy-coney-barrett-social-media-d7df89f52e02c13ec0d2784a54cdc7f3

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Response to dlk (Original post)

Tue Oct 27, 2020, 07:52 PM

1. They need justices that actually follow their ethics rules...

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Response to dlk (Original post)

Tue Oct 27, 2020, 07:59 PM

2. The Supreme Court doesn't have them, so there's nothing to enforce

No conflict of interest rule, nothing.

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Response to dlk (Original post)

Tue Oct 27, 2020, 08:15 PM

3. Having worked for Trumps reelection

should be reason enough for recusal in any case re the election

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Response to dlk (Original post)

Tue Oct 27, 2020, 08:26 PM

4. Republicans have broken the Supreme Court

We can do better.

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