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Tag Archives: Judicial Candidate

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Judicial Candidate: Opinion 13-60

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Judicial Candidate General Admission Tickets — Refunds Opinion 13-60 Background: The inquiring candidate for elective judicial office purchased a sponsor-level ticket to an upcoming political event. The candidate was not aware that he is ...

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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Judicial Candidate: Opinion 12-97

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Judicial Candidate Screening Process Opinion 12-97 Background: The inquiring part-time judge presides in a town justice court and is also officer of a magistrates association. The judge asked whether a part-time judge can agree ...

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RBBA releases judicial evaluations

The Rochester Black Bar Association has completed its evaluation of the 2012 judicial candidates. As with prior years, rating options include a qualification rating and a rating for racial/diversity sensitivity. The qualification scale includes the following options: HQ-highly qualified, Q-qualified ...

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Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics — Judicial Candidate: Opinion 11-64

NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics Judicial Candidate Screening Committee Opinion 11-64 Background: A candidate for another judicial office recently appeared before a political party’s judicial screening committee. The judge asked whether he has any disclosure or disqualification obligations when ...

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