THIS IS WHAT YOU GET WHEN YOU ALLOW A SELF-DISCIPLINARY SYSTEM IN GOVERNMENT- NO TREPIDATION IN OPERATING OUTSIDE THE LAW
This list is only the most egregious cases- and is not all inclusive. There are full articles below for more detail.
PORNGATE SCANDAL: Two Supreme Court Justices – Eakin and McCaffery have “resigned” – which technically means they were forced to quit or risk losing their pensions; ELECTION FRAUD: One Supreme Court Justice- Joan Orie-Melvin was jailed after being found guilty of abusing her office; KIDS FOR CASH: Two Common Pleas Judges – Ciavarelli and Conahan are serving prison time for the biggest judicial scandal in the nations history – Kids for Cash; ENTIRE PHILLY TRAFFIC COURT BENCH FIRED: The entire Philadelphia Traffic Court Bench was removed for ticket fixing; TEXTING DA FROM THE BENCH: Centre County Judge Lunsford decided “not to run again” “retiring” at the end of his term- after he was caught texting with a District Attorney during court; York County Magistrate Judge Joy indicted for rape- for asking for sexual favors from a litigant in return for favorable treatment.
SOME ICING ON THE CAKE: Chief Counsel of the Judicial Conduct Board Conceals Associations with Justice Eakin- and dismisses disciplinary complaint; State Treasurer – Rob McCord- resigned in 2015 after being indicted on federal charges.
Lunsford “Declines” to Run In Next Election After Caught Texting DA
More Porngate Fallout: Dauphin County Judge Bratton Resigns
Good Riddance Justice Castille
Castille OUT CASTILLE LOSES LAWSUIT TO RAISE RETIREMENT AGE Castille OUT Another Supreme Disgraced Ex-Justice Joan Orie Melvin disbarred by consent agreement ‘Kids for Cash’: Crooked Judge, Damaged Teens, and the Perils of Zero Tolerance Courting contempt
Senator Anthony H. Williams Gets the Ball Rolling in Pennsylvania for Judicial Conduct Reform
PA Supreme Court Justice Orie-Melvin Found Guilty
JCB Chief Counsel Robert Graci Concealed Associaton with Justice Eakin’s Election Campaign