Tag: judge

Oct 08

Judge Richard Posner Admits He Didn’t Decide A Case On The Law … But The Outcome He Wanted

Retired U.S. Seventh Circuit Court Judge Richard Posner

U.S. Seventh Circuit Court Judge Richard Posner stated in interviews after he recently retired, that during his almost 36 years as a federal appellate judge the driving force of his decision making in a case was the outcome he wanted — not the applicable law, legal precedents, or constitutional considerations. The Seventh Circuit Court is …

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Oct 04

Judge William Kephart Is Reprimanded For Publicly Advocating Kirstin Lobato Is Guilty

Las Vegas Tribune’s front page for October 4, 2017 issue

“Judge William Kephart is reprimanded for publicly advocating Kirstin Lobato is guilty,” is a front-page news story in the Las Vegas Tribune’s October 4, 2017 issue. The news story details that Clark County District Court Judge William Kephart has been publicly reprimanded by the Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline after he admitted to committing five …

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May 17

Judge William Kephart Is Charged With Publicly Interfering In Kirstin Lobato Case

Las Vegas Tribune’s front page for May 17, 2017 issue.

“Judge William Kephart Is Charged With Publicly Interfering In Kirstin Lobato Case,” is the lead news story on the front page of the Las Vegas Tribune’s May 17, 2017 issue. The news story details that five misconduct charges have been filed against Clark County District Court Judge William Kephart by the Nevada Commission on Judicial …

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May 31

Judge Constance Briscoe Sentenced To 16 Months Imprisonment For Lying During Police Investigation

Carmen Briscoe-Mitchell, the mother of Judge Constance Brisco.

Judge Constance Briscoe has been sentenced to 16 months in prison after her convictions of lying to the police and falsifying documents during a police investigation — becoming the first British judge in several decades to be imprisoned for her criminal activity. The convictions of Judge Briscoe, 56, were the result of her lying to …

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May 28

Sandra DiGiacomo Hasn’t Exhibited The Integrity Necessary To Be A Judge

The following article was accepted as an Op-Ed by the Las Vegas Tribune for its May 29, 2013 issue. Sandra DiGiacomo Hasn’t Exhibited The Integrity Necessary To Be A Judge By Hans Sherrer* A judge makes decisions that directly affect the life and property of the persons who appear before him or her. The U.S. …

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Aug 11

Federal Judge Dismisses Lawsuit By Four Of The “Beatrice Six” Defendants

Federal Judge Dismisses Lawsuit By Four Of The “Beatrice Six” Defendants

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Jul 12

Mistrial Declared After Defense Lawyer Questions Judge’s “Professional Competence” For Ruling “Always In Favor Of The State”

Mistrial Declared After Defense Lawyer Questions Judge’s “Professional Competence”

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Jan 11

Publicity Leads To Tossing Of Enraged Judge’s Contempt Conviction Of Man For Smiling In Court

Jeffrey Blount made the mistake of smiling when he was in court January 6, 2011, on a harassment charge. Although harassment is only a minor violation, like a traffic ticket — Utica City Court Judge Gerald Popeo became so enraged at the 20-year-old Blount that he yelled “You’re standing there with a grin that I …

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Dec 21

Is Valorie Vega The Most Corrupt Judge In The United States?

Is Valorie Vega the most corrupt judge in the United States?

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Oct 24

Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s prosecutor endorsed by Las Vegas Review-Journal for Justice of the Peace

Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s prosecutor endorsed by Las Vegas Review-Journal for Justice of the Peace

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