But some can and some will. “With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility”…If you abuse it…You Lose it.
Our story today highlights the reported news about a Michigan Judge from the Livingston County District. Judge Theresa Brennan faces misconduct allegations that include a list of fun things. Here is an incomplete list.
A retired judge appointed by the Michigan Judicial Tenure Commission is hearing the evidence in Livonia. Depending on his findings, the commission could eventually ask the state Supreme Court to discipline Brennan.
Discipline ?!?!?! You mean like shaking your finger at her or having her make amends and pay restitution to the people she harmed or whose lives she destroyed!!!
In a recent 87-page complaint, the JTC said Brennan, among other issues:
The commission said it plans to add destroying evidence and obstruction of justice to the list of accusations.
But wait there’s more…
Brennan also faces several other legal issues, including a criminal investigation by the state police. Attorney General Bill Schuette has said his office will review the investigation when it’s finished.
Brennan is being sued by Livingston County officials who claim she abused her authority by using court employees “as free labor” to perform personal tasks while being paid by the county.
The judge also is being sued in federal court by District Court Administrator Francine Zysk, who claims Brennan retaliated against her after Zysk testified in Brennan’s divorce proceedings regarding the judge’s “dishonesty, perjury, scandalous behavior, bullying of employees and disruption of court officials.”
Well then she is of course innocent until proven guilty. But did she commit a crime or is she just a you know what? – If it were you… it certainly would be a whole list of charges thrown at you – but with her it’s just called misbehaving so far?
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