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Supreme Court Rejects Proposal To Toughen Recusal Standards

Clip: Season 1500 Episode 1542 | 4m 45s

The proposal would have required justices to recuse themselves from cases in which they received a certain level of campaign donation from one of the parties. The proposal would have also applied to other courts in the state where judges are elected. WPR reporter Shawn Johnson lays out the issue.

Aired: 04/21/17

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.