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Justices Have Been Forced to Resign for Doing What Clarence Thomas Has Done

Monday 20 June 2011
by: Ian Millhiser, ThinkProgress | Report

Justice Clarence Thomas is an ethics problem in a black robe. Just eight months after ThinkProgress broke the story of Thomas’ attendance at a Koch-sponsored political fundraiser, we learn that Thomas doesn’t just do unethical favors for wealthy right-wing donors — they also do expensive favors for him.

Leading conservative donor Harlan Crow, whose company often litigates in federal court, donated $500,000 to allow Thomas’s wife to start a Tea Party group and he once gave Thomas a$19,000 Bible that belonged to Frederick Douglass. The American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank which frequently files briefs in Thomas’ Court, also gave Thomas a $15,000 gift.

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http://www.truth-out.org/justices-have-been-forced-resign-doing-what-clarence-thomas-has-done/1308576677

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