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Ninth Circuit Opens Misconduct Review On Judge Who Sent Racist, Anti-Obama Email

By Ian Millhiser  

"Ninth Circuit Opens Misconduct Review On Judge Who Sent Racist, Anti-Obama Email"

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The Judicial Council of the 9th Circuit will conduct a formal misconduct hearing into Chief Judge Richard Cebull’s decision to email a racist joke about President Obama’s mother having sex with a dog. According to the Ninth Circuit, Cebull initiated the inquiry. Additionally, Cebull told Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-MT) that he will formally apologize to the president.

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