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ABA Defending Justice Series on Judicial Independence Publishes Essay by Florida Supreme Court Justice Barbara Pariente

In her new article “What’s politics have to do with it? Reinvigorating our defense of state courts” Florida Supreme Court Justice and NAWJ Judicial Independence Committee Co-Chair Barbara Pariente explores the escalation of politically motivated attacks on state courts, citing examples from Iowa, Florida, Kansas, and more. Her article also provides insight into judicial selection […]

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Brennan Center Report: Who Pays for Judicial Races?

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From the Brennan Center for Justice  Under the constitution, our courts are obliged to provide equal justice regardless of wealth, status, or political connections. But in a new report, the latest in the series The Politics of Judicial Elections, we found that the integrity of our state supreme courts is increasingly under threat from a […]