TITLE

Judicial Misconduct... 'practicing law' prohibition

AUTHOR(S)
Ashman, Allan
PUB. DATE
September 1975
SOURCE
American Bar Association Journal;Sep75, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p1126
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the ruling of the Supreme Court of Oregon on the case, In re Piper. Court's decision that the judge's continuing to practice of law after assuming judicial office constituted willful misconduct; Background of the case involving a proceeding to discipline a circuit judge for misconduct; Provisions under the Canons of Judicial Ethics of Oregon.
ACCESSION #
4805432

 

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