Former Iowa chief justice discusses influence of special interest groups

This is a real problem and not getting better. ‘…She told a Gainesville audience Monday that special interest groups spent more than $1 million to oust her and two other justices in a 2010 retention election.

She warned against turning judges into “theologians in robes” who based rulings on Biblical guidance or “politicians in robes” who based rulings on campaign contributions or polls….’

Former Iowa chief justice discusses influence of special interest groups

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