Observations of the legal scene from the Cornhusker State, home of Roscoe Pound and Justice Clarence Thomas' in-laws, and beyond.
Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Nebraska Supreme Court hands down 120 day suspension against Douglas County Court Judge Marcuzzo for steering his nephew's domestic disturbance case away from "stern" Judge White to a judge who gave the nephew probation and also for leaving profane phone messages with prosecutors who were handling cases in his court. In re Complaint Against Marcuzzo, S-35-080001, 278 Neb. 331. Special Master had recommended a 3 month suspension.