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.
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Fall 2022

  • Ex parte communications and independent investigations:  Recent cases
  • Letters in adjudicative proceedings
  • Time limits on complaints about judicial misconduct
  • Recent cases
    • Legal error and injudicious conduct:  Bourne (Arkansas 2022)
    • Tardiness, absence, and refusing to follow the law:  Gundy, 877 S.E.2d 612 (Georgia 2022)

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