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Chief Justice Defends Judicial Independence After Trump Attacks ‘Obama Judge’
Nov. 21, 2018 WASHINGTON — Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. defended the independence and integrity of the federal judiciary on Wednesday, rebuking President Trump for calling a judge who had ruled against his administration’s asylum policy “an Obama judge.”
Rebuking Trump’s criticism of ‘Obama judge,’ Chief Justice Roberts defends judiciary as ‘independent’
November 21 at 6:21 PM The chief justice of the United States and the president of the United States engaged in an extraordinary war of words Wednesday over the independence of the federal judiciary, with Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. issuing a rare rebuke of President Trump’s criticism of an “Obama judge” who ruled against the administration.
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With over seven decades of experience - feeling the hopes and disappointments of politics, seeing the idealism and disgust of policies - some of the things Bruce Joffe has learned in life may be wisdom, others may be illusion. You decide.
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