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Right-est wing group tries to disqualify right wing judge

Mobile [Alabama] lawyer Jim Zeigler said Tuesday he will file an ethics complaint today against Justice Jean Brown for running what he says are false and misleading campaign commercials [in the Republican primary] about her vote to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the state judicial building.

Zeigler said he will ask the state Judicial Inquiry Commission to oust Brown from office and to disqualify her from seeking re-election to the Alabama Supreme Court.

"The purpose of the Jean Brown TV commercial is to mislead the voters into thinking that Jean Brown was against removing the Ten Commandments when the truth was just the opposite," Zeigler said. ...

[T]he text of Brown's ad states, "It was such a sad day when we had to comply with a federal judge's order to remove the Ten Commandments from our courts, and that's why I led the effort to bring them back." -- Lawyer seeks justice's ouster, disqualification (Birmingham News)

Roy Moore, the now-removed Chief Justice of Alabama, is campaigning in the Republican primary for several candidates -- one for Congress, and three for appellate judgeships -- who stood up for his right to defy a federal court order to remove the graven image of the Ten Commandments from the lobby of the state Judicial Building. Justice Brown was one of the eight Justices who voted to remove the monument after the federal court ordered it to be removed.