Two California judges will keep their jobs after being censured by a state judicial commission for having sex in their chambers.
The decisions signed Tuesday for both Orange County Superior Court Judge Scott Steiner and Kern County Superior Court Judge Cory Woodward are the harshest punishment for an elected judge without taking them off the bench.
Both Steiner and Woodward acted “irresponsible” and showed “improper conduct by judges,” according to the Commission on Judicial Performance, by having sex with women in their private chambers connected to a courtroom.
The documents detail how Woodward outwardly fought tooth-and-nail to keep his court clerk assigned to him because they were in the throes of an affair.
It was a phone call…
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