Marcus: Buttigieg returning the Kavanaugh lawyers’ donations was good politics. Was it good policy?

The Pete Buttigieg presidential campaign has announced it will return contributions from the lawyers who represented Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh at his confirmation hearings last year, saying that Kavanaugh “should have never been put on the Supreme Court and this campaign will not accept donations from those who played a role in making that happen.” As a political matter, this is a no-brainer. As a matter of legal ethics and good public policy, it leaves me uncomfortable. (Wash. Post)

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