Even though a large coalition of professional news organizations released an ad last week calling on the U.S. Supreme Court to allow in video cameras to record oral arguments, CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin is doubtful it’ll make a difference because of Jon Stewart and “The Daily Show.”

“They (the justices) don’t want to be made fun of on ‘The Daily Show,’” Toobin said on CNN Monday. “They don’t want to have their behavior, their questions, their public performance open to public scrutiny.”

True, several justices have come out against allowing cameras in the courtroom in fear that it would open them and the judicial process up to un-nuanced criticism.

But really?

h/t Mediaite

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