Activist Judges Nominated for Impeachment
Judge Joseph Bataillon
U.S. District of Nebraska
First federal judge to strike down a state marriage amendment approved by the voters of the state.
Judge John E. Jones III
U.S. District of Pennsylvania
Ruled that presenting schoolchildren with creationism alongside evolution violated the First Amendment.
Judge Lawrence K. Karlton
U.S. District of California
Ruled the Pledge of Allegiance as unconstitutional because it contained the phrase "under God."
Judge Stephen Reinhardt
9th Circuit Court of Appeals
Ruled that a public school can convey to students "whatever information it wished to provide, sexual or otherwise."