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Legislatures in at least 14 states are considering legislation that would diminish the role or independence of the courts
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2018 Legislative Proposals and the Courts
What is happening in your state? The latest @BrennanCenter report provides an overview of legislative proposals in multiple states under consideration including initiatives that would inject politics into judicial selection processes, discipline judges for unpopular decisions, and more. To learn more about these proposals and what is happening in your state, click here to read the […]
Brennan Center Report: Who Pays for Judicial Races?Posted on
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 […]