Judicial Conduct Reporter

The Judicial Conduct Reporter, published quarterly, summarizes recent decisions and advisory opinions, reports developments in judicial discipline, and includes articles on judicial ethics and discipline procedure topics.  The winter issue (the first one in the year) reviews the previous year in judicial ethics and discipline:  reporting on discipline statistics, summarizing all cases in which judges were removed, and reviewing the top stories.
Most recent issue

Summer 2023

  • Public comments on cases
  • Writing reviews, blurbs, and prefaces
  • Exceptions to the confidentiality of judicial discipline proceedings
  • Recent cases
    • Like a cardiologist, a ninth grader, and  a "guy off the street":  Kassel (New Jersey 2023)
    • “Ominous Bible verses": Davis (Michigan 2023)
    • Weekends:  Williams (West Virginia 2022)

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