THIS IS WHAT YOU GET WHEN YOU ALLOW A SELF-DISCIPLINARY SYSTEM IN GOVERNMENT- NO TREPIDATION IN OPERATING OUTSIDE THE LAW
This list is only the most egregious cases- and is not all inclusive. There are full articles below for more detail.
PORNGATE SCANDAL: Two Supreme Court Justices - Eakin and McCaffery have "resigned" - which technically means they were forced to quit or risk losing their pensions; ELECTION FRAUD: One Supreme Court Justice- Joan Orie-Melvin was jailed after being found guilty of abusing her office; KIDS FOR CASH: Two Common Pleas Judges - Ciavarelli and Conahan are serving prison time for the biggest judicial scandal in the nations history - Kids for Cash; ENTIRE PHILLY TRAFFIC COURT BENCH FIRED: The entire Philadelphia Traffic Court Bench was removed for ticket fixing; TEXTING DA FROM THE BENCH: Centre County Judge Lunsford decided "not to run again" "retiring" at the end of his term- after he was caught texting with a District Attorney during court; York County Magistrate Judge Joy indicted for rape- for asking for sexual favors from a litigant in return for favorable treatment.
SOME ICING ON THE CAKE: Chief Counsel of the Judicial Conduct Board Conceals Associations with Justice Eakin- and dismisses disciplinary complaint; State Treasurer - Rob McCord- resigned in 2015 after being indicted on federal charges.