Location of Repository

Panel Discussion: Judicial Elections

By Charles Geyh, Steve C. Jones, Joanna Shepherd-Bailey, Penny White and Richard Vining

Abstract

Examines the ethical and professionalism issues that arise in the context of judicial elections. The panelists will discuss and evaluate the efficacy of the various models of judicial elections, as well as the ethical challenges presented by campaigning and campaign finance. In addition, the panel will consider the potential effect of the election process on judicial decision-making, including possible influence on actual outcomes and the necessity for recusal. Special attention given to recent judicial elections in Florida, Iowa, and Wisconsin

Topics: Election Law, Judges, Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Publisher: Digital Commons @ Georgia Law
Year: 2014
OAI identifier: oai:digitalcommons.law.uga.edu:gslep-1004
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • http://digitalcommons.law.uga.... (external link)
  • Suggested articles


    To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.