REGULATING JUDGES' POLITICAL ACTIVITY AFTER WHITE
- CAMPAIGN MESSAGES IN LOWER-COURT ELECTIONS AFTER REPUBLICAN PARTY OF MINNESOTA VS. WHITE*. Arbour, Brian K.; McKenzie, Mark J. // Justice System Journal;2011, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p1
Judicial scholars worry about the increasing use of attack advertising and hot-button issues in judicial elections. The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Republican Party of Minnesota v. White has the potential to exacerbate these trends. By surveying lower-court candidates across six states, we...
- Judicial elections are better than the alternative. Whitbeck, William // Crain's Detroit Business;09/11/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p9
Focuses on issues concerning judicial elections in the United States. Rareness of grassroots movements in modern politics; Implementation of the Missouri Plan for the selection of judges; Substitution of committee politics for electoral politics in the Missouri Plan.
- Remarks in St. Louis, Missouri. Clinton, William J. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;9/16/96, Vol. 32 Issue 37, p1705
Features the campaign speech of the President of the United States, at the Samuel Shephard Gateway Educational Park, in Saint Louis, Missouri, on September 10, 1996. Good economic and social indicators; Success of the reforms and issues that the administration supported; Balance budget; Tax...
- Writing Campaign Speeches that Connect. Maor, Jacob // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Aug2001, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p35
Offers tips on writing a political campaign speech. Discussion on the six parts of a campaign speech; How to gather relevant details for a speech; Various techniques on how to criticize political rivals.
- 2002 Judicial Elections. Schotland, Roy A. // Spectrum: Journal of State Government;Winter2003, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p18
Discusses emerging trends in judicial elections with emphasis on campaign spending by judicial candidates. History of reform efforts to end judicial elections; Processes of selection in the various states; Election spending; Solution to contestable judicial elections.
- The High Cost of Running. // Time;8/24/1953, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p14
The article reports on the campaign challenges encountered by Sheriff George Wooton when he ran for judge in Leslie County, Kentucky during the primary elections in August 1, 1953. The narration of his contributions and losses in the campaign, including his defeat in the election is published in...
- Judicial Campaign Speech Restrictions after White: New York Weighs In. Brody, David C. // Justice System Journal;2004, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p107
Examines a Supreme Court ruling in 2002 that invalidated a Minnesota judicial conduct provision prohibiting judicial candidates from announcing their views on disputed legal or political issues. Legal opinion on the specific Minnesota and New York rules in question; Courts' interpretation of the...
- Illinois Judges Given Campaigning Tips. // American Bar Association Journal;Oct79, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p1461
Presents campaigning tips for judges facing retention for the November 1980 elections in Illinois. Difficulty of the campaigns due to the number of candidates; Steps in an enhanced public relations efforts; Other tips offered to students of electioneering for the bench; Campaign seminar held at...
- Business-backed issues define state court races. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;10/23/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 43, p36
Discusses the elections for three of the seven seats in the Michigan Supreme Court on November 7, 2000. Profile on the candidates; Comments of trial lawyers on the court's composition; Campaign fund raising efforts of the candidates.