A well-known federal judge has resigned Monday after multiple former clerks and junior staffers came forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against him. Alex Kozinski, a high-profile federal judge, retired Monday following sexual harassment accusations from at least 15 women. Judge Alex Kozinski of the 9th U.S. Federal Judge Resigns After Sexual-Impropriety Allegations More than a dozen female clerks, lawyers and others said Judge Alex Kozinski had made … Circuit Court of Appeals announced his immediate retirement on Dec. 18, 2017, after 15 women alleged inappropriate sexual conduct or comments. Kozinski, a 67-year-old member and former chief judge of the 9th U.S. (He was not so supportive of sexual harassment cases– Slate.com ). Regardless of the allegations, and Kozinski’s abrupt resignation, it is worthwhile to note that the judge was a champion for defendants who were the victim of prosecutorial misconduct. Judge Alex Kozinski, who for many years served as chief judge on the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals, will resign immediately, according to a statement released by his attorney. Judge Alex Kozinski, who for many years served as chief judge on the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals, will resign immediately, according to a statement released by his attorney. Circuit Court of Appeals, the nation's largest federal appeals court, said in … A well-known federal judge has resigned Monday after multiple former clerks and junior staffers came forward with allegations of inappropriate sexual actions against him. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said he reached out to disgraced Judge Alex Kozinski after his resignation because he was "concerned about his mental health." “The allegations against Judge Kozinski that led to his resignation were extremely disturbing,” added Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Judiciary Committee. A well-known federal judge has resigned Monday after multiple former clerks and junior staffers came forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against him. Kozinski, who was known to have a bawdy side well before his resignation, said that while speaking in a "candid way" with male and female clerks, he … A well-known federal judge has resigned Monday after multiple former clerks and junior staffers came forward with allegations of inappropriate sexual actions against him.