Supreme Court code of ethics, Rest and recovery

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Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, right, and wife Virginia "Ginni" Thomas arrive for a State Dinner with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, on Sept. 20, 2019.
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A political science professor takes us through the new code of conduct established by the U.S. Supreme Court. Then, an author shares his new book about how to better prioritize our rest and recovery.

Featured in this Show

  • What to know about the new Supreme Court ethics code

    A week ago the U.S. Supreme Court announced justices were adopting a formal ethics code of conduct. We talk about the significance of this first for the high court, and what effects it could have for sitting justices.

  • The lost art of rest and recovery

    We all know that rest is the key to recovery, but we rarely take the full amount of time and care needed to completely heal from illness or injury. We talk to the author of a book about how we get better, our frequent failure to be patient with our bodies, and how to navigate a busy world that pressures us to rush the healing process.

Episode Credits

  • Dean Knetter Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Beatrice Lawrence Producer
  • Sara Benesh Guest
  • Gavin Francis Guest

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