At the Courthouse Square

Groups ask Judicial Conduct Commission to remove judge who recused self from LGBT adoption cases

05/16/2017 05:27 PM

The American Civil Liberties Union and others filed a complaint Tuesday against Barren Circuit Judge William Nance and asked the Judicial Conduct Commission to remove him from the bench. The ACLU of Kentucky, the Fairness Campaign, New York-based nonprofit Lambda Legal and University of Louisville law professor Sam Marcosson submitted the complaint, accusing Nance of eroding public confidence in the judiciary and failing to perform his duties impartially by issuing a blanket order recusing himself from adoption cases involving homosexuals. Nance... Read more 


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