Judiciary

7211 ABA Journal Judiciary articles.

Judge Uses Humor Seriously

Ohio appeals judge Mark Painter thinks legal opinions can be dull and boring, so he tries to liven things up a bit.

Painter spurns legalese and quotes experts ranging from…

Appeals Court Refuses to Disqualify Judge in Coroner Case

A Philadelphia-based federal appeals court has refused to disqualify U.S. District Judge Arthur Schwab from presiding over the trial of coroner Cyril Wecht.

Showdown in Judge’s Trial is Quite a Show

A showdown between two flamboyant attorneys has attracted many spectators to the Brooklyn, N.Y., corruption trial of a state judge.

The judge, Gerald P. Garson, is accused of accepting gifts…

Sex Harassment Complaint Against Judge Dismissed

A Florida judicial commission has dismissed a sexual harassment complaint filed against the former chief judge of a state appeals court.

The complaint had alleged Charles J. Kahn Jr. of…

Judge in Pot Case Takes Leave

A Florida judge who was arrested for smoking pot in a park is taking an indefinite leave of absence.

Broward County Judge Lawrence Korda told his supervisor yesterday that he…

Questioning Conventional Behavior

Judge’s suit sparks state lawmakers to study New York’s backroom selection process

February 5, 1937

FDR Unveils Court Packing Plan

Next Stop, House of Delegates

Proposed revisions to ABA Model Code of Judicial Conduct are ready for a vote

Getting Out the ‘No’ Vote

South Dakota Bar Director Seeks Defeat of Initiative Permitting Suits Against Judges

Asylum Ordeals

Some Immigrants Are ‘Ground to Bits’ in a System That Leaves Immigration Judges Impatient, Appellate Courts Irritated and Lawyers Frustrated

The Big Bopper

This Terre Haute Lawyer Is Exploding the Canons of Judicial Campaign Ethics

Not Ready Yet

Groups Seeks More Time to Nail Down Proposed Changes to Model Judicial Code

A Call to Arms

Federal Laws Are Marginalizing the Nation’s Lawyers and Judges

One World, One Profession

Shared Principles of Independent Judiciary, Access to Justice Bind Lawyers of the World

Bench Learners

The Judiciary’s Changing Role Sparks Hotter Topics for CLE Courses

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