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Judges and Judiciary

Nov. 25, 1998

Politics and the Bench Don't Mix

Breaking 12 years of self-imposed silence about his ouster, former state Supreme Court justice Cruz Reynoso lambasted former Gov. George Deukmejian for creating an atmosphere of politics that poses a continuing threat to judicial independence.

By Jean Guccione
Daily Journal Senior Writer
        Breaking 12 years of self-imposed silence about his ouster, former state Supreme Court justice Cruz Reynoso lambasted former Gov. George Deukmejian for creating an atmosphere of politics that poses a continuing threat to judicial independence.
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