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Common Cause Asks Justice Department to Investigate if Scalia, Thomas Should Have Recused Themselves from Citizens United Decision


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Common Cause Asks Justice Department to Investigate if Scalia, Thomas Should Have Recused Themselves from Citizens United Decision

WASHINGTON - Common Cause today is asking the Department of Justice to investigate the apparent involvement of Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Clarence Thomas in political strategy sessions hosted by Koch Industries, the nation's second largest privately held company. Common Cause contends that these activities, if substantiated, constitute a conflict of interests that would require the Court to vacate its judgment in Citizens United v.

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