March 04, 2009
Massey Coal due process-recusal case argued.
Fourteenth Amendment--Due Process Clause--Popularly Elected Judges--$3 Million Campaign Contributions--Overturned $50 Million Verdicts--That Recusal Thing. Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Company, Inc. (08-22) was argued before the Supreme Court yesterday. We're on pins, needles and West Virgina wheedles. Via Lyle Denniston at SCOTUS Blog the transcript is here.
Posted by JD Hull at March 4, 2009 12:00 AM