Posted on | May 31, 2009 | Comments Off
Looks like the fix is in if this guy gets it:
Here is an excerpt from the article below: “Seven lawyers have applied for the job, according to the sources, including Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr partner Ron Machen;
Twitter judge ” Robertsonsound familiar ? Here is the background on “
From 1965 to 1969, he was in private practice with the law firm of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering. From 1969 to 1972, Judge Robertson served with the
, as chief counsel of the Committee’s litigation offices in Jackson, Mississippi, and as director in Washington, D.C.
Judge Robertson then returned to private practice with Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, where he practiced until his appointment to the federal bench.
While in private practice, he served as president of the District of Columbia Bar, co-chair of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law,
and president of Southern Africa Legal Services and Legal Education Project, Inc. Now Wilmer, Cutler and Pickering is also known as WilmerHale LLP.
( the 23rd largest law firm in the world ) They donated $119,245 to the Obama campaign.
Obama served on the board of the Chicago branch of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.
Here is an excerpt from an article on what the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law does :
Uses the courts to bypass the electorate and its officials in order to gain what it perceives as desirable and “just” outcomes
Today LCCR uses the courts to mandate race-based affirmative action preferences in business and academia. Its “major objective” is “to use the skills and resources of the bar to obtain
equal opportunity for minorities by addressing factors that contribute to racial justice and economic opportunity.” “Given our nation’s history of racial discrimination, de jure segregation,
and the de facto inequities that persist,” LCCR elaborates, “the Lawyers’ Committee’s primary focus is to represent the interest of African Americans in particular, other racial and ethnic
minorities, and other victims of discrimination, where doing so can help to secure justice for all racial and ethnic minorities.” …
From the last paragraph of an article about the judge:
Of course, the media neglect to mention that Judge Robertson was responsible for dropping two charges against Clintonista and Friend of Hillary, Web Hubbell.
“Don’t be surprised if Democrats win the White House one of their nominations to the Supreme Court is Judge James Robertson. Don’t be surprised, ” said Sid Francis