TITLE

MAY LAWYERS BE GIVEN THE POWER TO ELECT THOSE WHO CHOOSE OUR JUDGES? "MERIT SELECTION" AND CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

AUTHOR(S)
Lund, Nelson
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Fall2011, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p1043
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses constitutional law related to merit selection of judges with a focus on litigation in Kansas. Topics include U.S. Supreme Court precedent court cases related to merit selection, the legal analysis provided by lower courts in decisions about the issue, and the reaction of the Kansas electorate to merit selection.
ACCESSION #
69651136

 

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