Ouster of Iowa Judges Sends Signal to...

Ouster of Iowa Judges Sends Signal to Bench

There are 1 comment on the New York Times story from Nov 3, 2010, titled Ouster of Iowa Judges Sends Signal to Bench. In it, New York Times reports that:

An unprecedented vote to remove three Iowa Supreme Court justices who were part of the unanimous decision that legalized same-sex marriage in the state was celebrated by conservatives as a popular rebuke of judicial overreach, even as it alarmed proponents of an independent judiciary.

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#1 Nov 4, 2010
This was a retention vote. The voters of Iowa decided to not retain judges that invent laws to suit the judges' social goals.

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