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PA Republicans Move to Impeach Justice Kevin Dougherty, '87, 3 colleagues

Tuesday, March 20, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Joe Libertelli
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Justice Kevin Dougherty, '87, below, was one of four Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justices targeted for impeachment by Republican lawmakers after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to consider their recent gerrymander case decision.

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Kevin Dougherty

According a Huffington Post article, "A dozen GOP Pennsylvania lawmakers filed legislation on Tuesday to impeach four Democratic state Supreme Court justices who ruled the state’s congressional map was unconstitutionally gerrymandered and replaced it with a new one."

Also see the Philadelphia Inquirer story as well as the story in The Hill.


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