Former Montana Chief Judge Richard Cebull had admitted to sending this email: “A little boy said to his mother; ‘Mommy, how come I’m black and you’re white?’” the email joke reads. “His mother replied, ‘Don’t even go there Barack! From what I can remember about that party, you’re lucky you don’t bark!’” After a hearing [...]
Last year, former Chief Judge Richard Cebull, a George W. Bush appointee to the federal district court in Montana, admitted to sending a racist email forward comparing President Obama’s conception to sex with a dog: “A little boy said to his mother; ‘Mommy, how come I’m black and you’re white?’” the email joke reads. “His [...]
More than a year after the Ninth Circuit initiated a judicial misconduct review at his own request, former Chief District Judge Richard Cebull stepped down from the bench, ending his brief foray into senior status. For those who missed last year’s scandal, Judge Cebull asked the Ninth Circuit to review......
Earlier this year, Chief Judge Richard Cebull, a George W. Bush appointee to the federal district court in Montana, forwarded a racist email suggesting that President Obama’s mother had sex with a dog. Cebull admitted his actions were unacceptable, and they are currently the subject of a misconduct review before the Judicial Council of the [...]
Judge's racist Obama email to be investigated: Judge Alex Kozinski of the 9th Circuit appointed a special judicial committee to investigate the alleged misconduct by Montana Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull, who last month admitted...Show More Summary
Common Cause president Bob Edgar called last week for Richard Cebull, chief federal district judge in Montana, to resign. A New York Times editorial has now weighed in with a similar call. If Judge Cebull does not resign, Common Cause has urged his impeachment. Show More Summary
There is no place for a federal judge who uses racist, divisive language Today, I called for Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull to resign....
Richard Cebull, the chief federal judge in Montana, sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Thursday apologizing for a racist email he sent to friends implying Obama's mother had sex with a dog.
Montana Chief Judge Richard Cebull started the first day of the rest of his life today. The judge who sent around a racist and sexist email about Barack Obama and his dead mother started the “damage control” process that will never really end. Show More Summary
Richard Cebull, chief U.S. district judge of Montana, has issued an apology for sending an email that equated interracial sex with bestiality and accusing Barack Obama's mother of having sex with a dog. In an open letter on official court letterhead, Cebull writes, More »
U.S. District Chief Judge Richard Cebull, Montana's chief federal judge, admitted this week he sent a racist email attacking President Obama and his mother from his courthouse chambers. Yesterday, the story took an even more serious turn.
Check out what Judge Richard Cebull was forwarding to his people: SMH. And check out his lame azz apology: An appellate court will conduct a judicial misconduct review of Montana’s chief federal judge, who sent an email to friends t...
U.S. District Judge Richard F. Cebull, Montana's chief federal judge, sent an e-mail to some old buddies with a joke that implied President Obama was nearly the offspring of his mother and a dog. Cebull, who's admitted that the joke is racist, said the joke was forwarded to him from his brother. Show More Summary
A racist email sent around by Richard Cebull, the chief US district court judge in Montana, not only showed blatant disrespect for the president of the United States but also may have broken federal ethics rules. Cebull, who was appointed to the court by George W. Show More Summary
The Judicial Council of the 9th Circuit will conduct a formal misconduct hearing into Chief Judge Richard Cebull’s decision to email a racist joke about President Obama’s mother having sex with a dog. According to the Ninth Circuit, Cebull initiated the inquiry. Additionally, Cebull told Rep. Denny Rehberg (R-MO) that he will formally apologize to [...]
The liberal-leaning government watchdog group Common Cause is calling for Montana Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull, a George W. Bush nominee, to step down because he sent a joke email implying President Barack Obama's mother had sex with a canine.
Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull has admitted to sending a mass email joking that Barack Obama is black because his mother slept around so much, she even had sex with a dog. Cebull swears he's not a racist, though. More »
The chief federal district judge in Montana has apologized for sending others a racist joke about President Obama and his mother. Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull said he passed along the joke because it was “anti-Obama” but acknowledged that it was racist. Read full article >>
Chief U.S. District Judge of Montana Richard Cebull is under fire for a joke that he sent to friends from his court email. The email has been denounced as racist and “compares African-Americans to dogs.” He insists that it was not for public circulation as reflected his dislike for the president, not black people. Judge [...]
Judges are primarily known for one thing: their good judgment. But that is the opposite of what Chief U.S. District Judge Richard Cebull used when he decided to send an email to six of his "'old buddies' and acquaintances" containing an exceedingly racist joke about President Obama. Show More Summary