Supreme Court puts itself and Justice Kagan above the law. How's that for a herd of judges?
URGENT UPDATE: The Supreme Court has just notified Congress that the Justices
reject all calls to officially submit to the same ethics rules binding other
federal judges, including particularly the legal obligations to recuse
in cases involving possible conflicts of interest!
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"The Court does not plan to adopt the Code of Conduct for United States Judges
through a formal resolution," Chief Justice John Roberts wrote in a letter
released Tuesday to Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vermont.
While refusing to adhere to the Code of Conduct on recusal, Roberts claimed
he and his eight colleagues would -- on their own initiative -- continue to
follow the same rules as other judges when it comes to accepting and reporting
on outside income, honoraria, and gifts.
Unlike other members of the federal judiciary, Supreme Court justices have
hitherto maintained a "traditional" standard of determining for themselves
whether a conflict of interest exists that creates disqualification and requires
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