Six new ICC judges will be sworn-in at a ceremony in The Hague on 10 March. Elected last December, the new judges will play a central role in shaping international justice over the next decade. 782 more words
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Thirty-nine states use elections to select judges, and all of them have rules governing how judicial candidates can conduct their campaigns. This term, the Supreme Court is expected to rule on a case, … 485 more words
This is the judicial elections free-speech case. See SCOTUSBlog for the case materials. It is set to be argued today.
In a nutshell, this case is about a Florida canon (rule) of judicial conduct which prohibits candidates (and incumbent running for reelection) for judge from personally soliciting campaign contributions. 553 more words