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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – Ordained minister: Opinion 20-214

New York State Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Ordained minister For-profit business – Officiating weddings Opinion 20-214 Background: A part-time judge asks if they may open a business as an ordained minister wedding officiant. The judge would advertise their availability to perform wedding ceremonies as an ordained minister without any reference to their judicial status. Opinion:  The Committee concluded that ...