PLATFORM : Judicial Bias The California Judges Assn. has rejected a proposed change in its canon of ethics that would have barred judges from membership in groups that discriminate by sexual orientation, in addition to discrimination by gender, national origin, race or religion. Judge STEPHEN M. LACHS of Los Angeles Superior Court comments on the vote:
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