The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has held that judicial resignation does not foreclose the supreme court from rendering a decision which forever bars a judge found guilty of judicial misconduct from holding judicial office in the future.
In the Matter of Glancey, 542 A.2d 1350 (1988).
Constitutional Law - Code of Judicial Conduct - Removal from Judicial Office,
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