MassResistance Two days after being formally confirmed to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial COurt, Judge Barbara Lenk (an "out" lesbian activist) was a featured speaker at a fundraiser for the radical Massachusetts LGBTQ ("Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Queer") Bar Association.
The Massachusetts Code of Judicial Conduct forbids judges from being a speaker at an organization's fundraising event. Lenk's participation that evening was a clear -- and arrogant -- public violation of that Code.
(A similar situation occurred when Justice Margaret Marshall was keynote speaker at the group's 1999 dinner. MassResistance--then Article 8 Alliance--Massachusetts News, and others brought this up as a disqualifier at the timeMarshall issued her "gay marriage" ruling. But the major media ignored it.) Read More: http://www.massresistance.org/docs/gen/11b/lenk_nomination/lgbtq_speech_0506/index.html