Letter from Chief Justice Roberts referring Kavanaugh complaints to the 10th Circuit
Text of the letter from Chief Justice Roberts referring Kavanaugh complaints to the 10th Circuit.
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CHAMBERS OF THE CHIEF JUSTICE
October 10, 2018
The Honorable Timothy M. Tymkovich Chief Circuit Judge United States Court of Appeals
for the Tenth Circuit Byron White United States Courthouse 1823 Stout Street, Room 102G Denver, Colorado 80257-1823
Dear Chief Judge Tymkovich:
On September 20, 2018, I received a request from the Judicial Council of the District of Columbia Circuit, under Rule 26 of the Rules for Judicial-Conduct and Judicial-Disability Proceedings, to transfer judicial conduct proceedings captioned In re: Judicial Misconduct Complaint, Nos. 18-90029, 18-90034, and 18-90044, to the judicial council of another federal judicial circuit.
On September 26, 2018, I received requests to transfer related proceedings Nos. 18-90043, 18?90055, and 18-90059; on September 28, related proceedings Nos. 18-90060 and 18-90064; on October 3, related proceeding No. 18-90065; and on October 5, related proceedings Nos. 18-90066 through 18-90071.
In response, I have selected the Judicial Council of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit to accept the transfer and to exercise the powers of a judicial council with respect to the identi?ed complaints and any pending or new complaints relating to the same subject matter.
cc: The Honorable Karen LeCraft Henderson Circuit Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Mr. James C. Duff Director, Administrative Of?ce of the United States Courts The Honorable Anthony J. Scirica Chair, Judicial Conference Committee on Judicial Conduct and Disability