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Getting Real

House judiciary committee chairman James Sensenbrenner is opening an inquiry into grounds for impeachment of District Court Judge Manuel Real, in the Ninth Circuit. Judge Real’s conduct, based on news reports, looks pretty bad. Sensenbrenner’s statement and an L. A. Times story about his misconduct are both online.

Ramesh Ponnuru — Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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