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Pa.'s Constitutional Crisis: Will Judicial Self-Interest Trump the Constitution?

, The Legal Intelligencer

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Judges are sworn to uphold the Constitution and protect our constitutional form of government. But what happens when judicial self-interest collides with the Constitution? Pennsylvania may be on the precipice of a constitutional crisis.

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  • Rust Belt Rob

    If it is decided to do this by the amendment process do you think we could also find enough members of the House and Senate who would support a joint amendment allowing for the recall of Judges and other elected officials in Pennsylvania? If it ever reached a vote by the citizenry it likely would pass by a landslide margin!

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