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NCJ Number: 44398 Find in a Library
Title: ETHICS FOR JUDGES, 2D ED., 1975
Author(s): D R FRETZ
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 58
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE REASONS FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ETHICAL STANDARDS, THE PROCESS BY WHICH SUCH STANDARDS ARE CREATED, THEIR IMPORTANCE TO JUDGES AND THE JUDICIAL PROCESS, AND THEIR APPLICATION IN SPECIFIC CASES ARE DISCUSSED.
Abstract: THE CODE OF JUDICIAL CONDUCT WITH COMMENTARY IS PRESENTED. ALSO DISCUSSED ARE PROBLEM AREAS, HOW TO OBTAIN ADVICE ON ETHICAL QUESTIONS, AND SANCTIONS WHICH CAN BE IMPOSED ON JUDGES FOR SOME KINDS FO CONDUCT. BYLAWS OF THE STANDING COMMITTEE ON ETHICS AND PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY ARE APPENDED.
Index Term(s): Code of ethics; Judicial conduct and ethics
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