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.

Sincerely,

QWW

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