Eli Wald on Judicial Disqualification under the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment, Caperton v. A. T. Massey Coal Co., Inc., et al, 2009 U.S. LEXIS 4157, 129 S. Ct. 2252 (2009).

Eli Wald on Judicial Disqualification under the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment, Caperton v. A. T. Massey Coal Co., Inc., et al, 2009 U.S. LEXIS 4157, 129 S. Ct. 2252 (2009).

In Caperton v. A. T. Massey Coal Co., Inc., the U.S. Supreme Court explored whether a justice who received extraordinary campaign contributions from the board chairman and principal officer of appellant corporation violated the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment when he denied a recusal motion. This Emerging Issues Analysis, written by Professor Eli Wald, summarizes the pertinent legal issues decided by the Court.

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