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Federal Judges Accused of Ethical Breaches

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Federal Judges Accused of Ethical Breaches

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Federal Judges Accused of Ethical Breaches

Federal Judges Accused of Ethical Breaches

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A liberal environmental law firm files ethics violation charges against three federal judges. The judges sit on the governing board of an organization that favors business-based solutions to environmental law. Critics say judges on the board improperly mingle with pro-industry lawyers. Others say the allegation is without merit. NPR's Peter Overby reports.