MOORE SUSPENDED

Reuters reports that the Alabama Judicial Inquiry Commission has suspended Chief Justice Roy Moore pending an investigation on judicial misconduct stemming from his refusal to obey a federal court order to remove the Ten Commandments monument. Interesting.

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James Joyner
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Comments

  1. Kathy K says:

    About time. Next step should be to toss him into jail for contempt of court.

  2. Tiger says:

    I blurbed that at 6:09. 😉 Ya just gotta sign up for those CNN email news updates. I guarantee that there is not a bus blown up in Israel that I don’t know about before Glenn Reynolds.

  3. Tiger says:

    Ummm, I suspect that is 7:09 your time as my comment shows to have been posted an hour later than it is here now.

  4. James Joyner says:

    Tiger,

    I just haven’t been at the computer much today.

  5. Tiger says:

    Well, I don’t live in front of mine either, James.* I was just jibbin’ ya, but think the my feeble attempt at humor failed.

    *I do actually spend far more time in front of my computer than anywhere else, though. Hmmm, just a symptom of my Pathetic Life™.**

    **Yeah, just try to mess with that trademark Al Franken! I know a real cheap attorney who settles easily out-of-court.