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To: justiceseeker93
What is it you have been saying about SCOTUS and fraternizing?
13 posted on 02/25/2009 8:32:48 PM PST by Just A Nobody (I *LOVE* my Attitude Problem - NEVER AGAIN...Support our Troops! Beware the ENEMEDIA)
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To: Just A Nobody; mojitojoe; Polarik; STARWISE; ckilmer; null and void; Fred Nerks; LucyT; AJFavish; ..
What is it that you have been saying about SCOTUS and fraternizing?

What concerns me and other FReepers is the overt fraternizing of the SCOTUS justices with Obama, given the several cases challenging his constitutional eligibility to be president that SCOTUS has already considered and the other cases likely coming its way.

Judges shouldn't be socializing with people who are parties or attorneys in cases coming before them; to do otherwise violates the canons of judicial ethics.

I don't think you would be to happy if, for example, you were suing someone and you spotted your opponent hobnobbing privately with the judge(s) assigned to the case. An honest, ethical judge should never even create the slightest suspicion that he is partial to one side in a case before him or which will likely come before him.

19 posted on 02/25/2009 9:08:46 PM PST by justiceseeker93
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