Supreme Court justices and donors mingle at campus visits. These documents show the ethical dilemmas

July 11, 2023

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas headlined a 2017 program at McLennan Community College in Texas, his hosts had more than a speech in mind. FILE - Members of the Supreme Court sit for a new group portrait following the addition of Associate Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson, at the Supreme Court building in Washington, Oct. 7, 2022. Bottom row, from left, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Justice Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice John Roberts, Justice Samuel Alito, and Justice Elena Kagan. FILE - Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan smiles as she sits down to testify before House Appropriations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 7, 2019. ___Follow the AP’s coverage of the U.S. Supreme Court at