Alito's Eye Rolling Spurs Call For High Court Conduct Rules

Law360, New York (July 2, 2013, 5:12 PM EDT) -- Court watchdog group Alliance for Justice on Monday strengthened its call to subject U.S. Supreme Court justices to a code of conduct that lower federal court judges must follow, citing Justice Samuel Alito's recent eye rolling and lip pursing on the bench.

The organization took umbrage to Justice Alito's alleged eye rolling and head shaking toward Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she read a dissent in two employment discrimination cases last month, saying it fully supports legislation soon expected from three U.S. lawmakers that would apply...
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