Supreme Spending In Pa For Court’s 300th Birthday Bash — Pennsylvania’s not so supreme court celebrated its 300th birthday in May in Philadelphia with a party that cost the state’s hard-pressed taxpayers $147,000.
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Yes, Pennsylvania’s never-trustworthy highest court is a partisan institution.
The multi-day bash included catered luncheons and dinners as per Brad Bumsted of LancasterOnline.
Justices stayed at a swank hotel the name of which was redacted from the records provided LancasterOnline, albeit it showed cost of a night at $400.
There was also a $48,387 banquet
The unredacted parts of the documents released by the court show that the cost of a room, plus parking and taxes, ran as high as $400 per night for Chief Justice Max Baer. Baer could not be reached for comment.
Taxpayers paid $48,387 for a banquet at the Logan Hotel which featured a $1,500 Logan Supreme Court cake”.