As the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to set standards requiring state high court judges to recuse themselves from cases that involve campaign donors, the Court is asked to look into an Illinois case in which over half the state supreme court was asked to step aside.
Thomas-Page libel suit is settled on appeal for $3 million–but the parties are still taking shots.
Not necessarily top-notch moments at the New York Times and Kane County Chronicle
Bruce Sanford touches up the federal suit against Illinois chief justice Bob Thomas
Kane County Chronicle and Bill Page sue Chief Justice Thomas in federal court.
A prominent First Amendment attorney, Bruce Sanford, is hired for appeal of $7 million libel verdict for Chief Justice Bob Thomas
After attracting some vicious posts only marginally about Mariotti, the site gets a Wikipedia entry that’s sure to incite a whole new flame war.