O'Connor disses political ruling | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

O'Connor disses political ruling

Posted By on Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 7:44 AM

Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor (no liberal, by the way) makes clear her disapproval of the recent reversal of her own precedent that now allows unlimited corporate financial influence on political campaigns.

She points to a particularly bad aspect with application in Arkansas. Corporations can buy elected judgeships readily when it suits. See Texas, where this has already occurred.

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