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The Houma Courier
Senate panel supports minority judicial district studySenate Concurrent Resolution 75 by Sen. Norby Chabert, R-Houma, requests the Ju
Senate panel supports minority judicial district study
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
Senate Concurrent Resolution 75 by Sen. Norby Chabert, R-Houma, requests the Judicial Council, the state Supreme Court’s research arm, to study the 32nd Judicial District Court and recommend whether a minority judgeship should be created in the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Senate panel supports minority judicial district studySenate Concurrent Resolution 75 by Sen. Norby Chabert, R-Houma, requests the Ju
Senate panel supports minority judicial district study
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
Senate Concurrent Resolution 75 by Sen. Norby Chabert, R-Houma, requests the Judicial Council, the state Supreme Court’s research arm, to study the 32nd Judicial District Court and recommend whether a minority judgeship should be created in the... Read more
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BC Local News
Penticton Crown counsel appointed judgeforward to learning about the community there,” Crockett said. After a rigorou
Penticton Crown counsel appointed judge
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
forward to learning about the community there,” Crockett said. After a rigorous application and an interview with the Judicial Council three years ago, it has been a waiting game for Crockett, but she is planning on drawing on her years of... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Penticton Crown counsel appointed judgeforward to learning about the community there,” Crockett said. After a rigorou
Penticton Crown counsel appointed judge
Penticton Western News / Posted yesterday
forward to learning about the community there,” Crockett said. After a rigorous application and an interview with the Judicial Council three years ago, it has been a waiting game for Crockett, but she is planning on drawing on her years of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Notorious Calgary sex case suspect in custodyevents,” he said. Camp, who was appointed to the Federal Court last June, was
Notorious Calgary sex case suspect in custody
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
events,” he said. Camp, who was appointed to the Federal Court last June, was placed under investigation by the Canadian Judicial Council after three legal academics filed a complaint about his conduct in the case. In January the council... Read more
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Business Wire
Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Fifth CircuitAward” in 2010. She is a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation and of the Amer
Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Fifth Circuit
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Award” in 2010. She is a Fellow of the Louisiana Bar Foundation and of the American Bar Foundation. She is a member of the Judicial Council of the Fifth Circuit, the Federal Judges Association, and the American Bar Association; and is a member of... Read more
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Juneau Empire
House begins digging into crime bill; debates to continue Tuesday91. Considered separately, the bills were not expected to reach a floor vote.
House begins digging into crime bill; debates to continue Tuesday
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
91. Considered separately, the bills were not expected to reach a floor vote. HB 83 removes the requirement for the Alaska Judicial Council to collect statistics about civil litigation. HB 324 allows a physician assistant, advanced nurse... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anambra Central Senatorial Poll - NGO Petitions NJC Against Justice ChikereState governor, Mr. Peter Obi, has taken a new turn with a non-governmental org
Anambra Central Senatorial Poll - NGO Petitions NJC Against Justice Chikere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
State governor, Mr. Peter Obi, has taken a new turn with a non-governmental organisation (NGO) petitioning the National Judicial Council (NJC) against Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court in Abuja for ruling that the Peoples... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Marandah Field-Elliot wins preliminary retabulation to fill ASUC Senate vacancyran with SQUELCH!, resigned Tuesday for “personal reasons,” according to the le
Marandah Field-Elliot wins preliminary retabulation to fill ASUC Senate vacancy
The Daily Californian / Posted 3 days ago
ran with SQUELCH!, resigned Tuesday for “personal reasons,” according to the letter of resignation he submitted to the ASUC Judicial Council. His seat will be filled using a countback retabulation of the votes, in which votes cast for Perez are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sanctions for Corrupt JudgesThe recent sanction carried out by the National Judicial Council (NJC) on Justi
Sanctions for Corrupt Judges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The recent sanction carried out by the National Judicial Council (NJC) on Justice Idris Evuti and Justice Tanko Usman of the Niger State High Court for allegedly falsifying their dates of birth, and on Justice O. Gbajabiamila of the Lagos State High... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget, Code of Conduct Tribunal, EFCC and Rats?official in the judiciary can commit... the very earth screams and recoils from
Budget, Code of Conduct Tribunal, EFCC and Rats?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
official in the judiciary can commit... the very earth screams and recoils from such a base act. I posit to the National Judicial Council that any judge or judiciary official involved in a bribery case with evidence to the fact should be barred... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mexican general gets 52 years in prison for tortureprison for ordering the torture of a suspect and the incineration of his body,
Mexican general gets 52 years in prison for torture
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
prison for ordering the torture of a suspect and the incineration of his body, authorities said on Thursday. The Federal Judicial Council said the general, whose name was not released, ordered that the suspect be tortured for several hours to get... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Mexican general gets 52 years in prison for tortureout a public apology over a torture scandal before 26,000 soldiers at a base in
Mexican general gets 52 years in prison for torture
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
out a public apology over a torture scandal before 26,000 soldiers at a base in Mexico City on April 16, 2016 The Federal Judicial Council said the general, whose name was not released, ordered that the suspect be tortured for several hours to get... Read more
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The Daily Californian
ASUC senator-elect Guillermo Perez resignsPerez’s resignation. Guillermo Perez, an ASUC senator-elect with SQUELCH!, sub
ASUC senator-elect Guillermo Perez resigns
The Daily Californian / Posted 7 days ago
Perez’s resignation. Guillermo Perez, an ASUC senator-elect with SQUELCH!, submitted a letter of resignation to the ASUC Judicial Council on Tuesday, according to an ASUC release. The release states that Perez’s vacant senate seat will be filled... Read more
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Business Wire
Judge Catherine D. Perry to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Eighth Circuita seven-judge panel appointed by the Chief Justice under 28 U.S.C. § 1407. She
Judge Catherine D. Perry to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Eighth Circuit
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
a seven-judge panel appointed by the Chief Justice under 28 U.S.C. § 1407. She also serves on the Eighth Circuit Judicial Council. She previously served for seven years on the U.S. Judicial Conference Committee on Automation and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Retired Judges Drag Governor Mimiko to Court Over Unpaid Pensionsby 96 percent of their monthly pension from February, 2007 in line with circula
Retired Judges Drag Governor Mimiko to Court Over Unpaid Pensions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
by 96 percent of their monthly pension from February, 2007 in line with circulars issued in 2010 and 2015 by the National Judicial Council. They listed some of the retirement benefits as accommodation, four official domestic staff, medical care,... Read more
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The Daily Californian
ASUC senator-elect Guillermo Perez resignsGuillermo Perez, an ASUC senator-elect with SQUELCH!, submitted a letter of res
ASUC senator-elect Guillermo Perez resigns
The Daily Californian / Posted 8 days ago
Guillermo Perez, an ASUC senator-elect with SQUELCH!, submitted a letter of resignation to the ASUC Judicial Council on Tuesday, according to an ASUC release. The release further states that Perez’s vacant senate seat will be filled using a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NJC - On the March to Clean Judiciary of Filth?Lagos — The National Judicial Council was seemingly inactive in playing the rol
NJC - On the March to Clean Judiciary of Filth?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Lagos — The National Judicial Council was seemingly inactive in playing the roles that would not only fish out the bad eggs among the judiciary but also give the third estate of the realm its desired respect in the country. But the appointment of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sanship Is Every Lawyer's Aspiration - Daramolait and it will take the prosecutor to establish the guilt of the accused. Are
Sanship Is Every Lawyer's Aspiration - Daramola
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
it and it will take the prosecutor to establish the guilt of the accused. Are you in support of the call for the Nigerian Judicial Council (NJC), to sanction fraudulent judges and lawyers? Whether I support this or not, is not the issue. What... Read more
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Orange County Register
Jurors in California could be fined for using Internet, social media during trialsyou’d be able to tell the jurors,” he said. The jury bill is pending before th
Jurors in California could be fined for using Internet, social media during trials
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
you’d be able to tell the jurors,” he said. The jury bill is pending before the full Assembly. Under the legislation, the Judicial Council would evaluate the pilot project and provide a report to the governor by 2021. The Associated Press... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Cabinet okays draft law to allow Parliament to impeach Supreme Court judgesSheikh Mujibur Rahman was assassinated and the military rule set up by General
Cabinet okays draft law to allow Parliament to impeach Supreme Court judges
Bdnews24.com / Posted 9 days ago
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was assassinated and the military rule set up by General Ziaur Rahman saw the formation of a Supreme Judicial Council for impeaching judges in 1977. A military proclamation led to the creation of the council, without... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Twist in Senate Peace Moves As Senators Form G77the EFCC to among other things remove the president's right as appointing power
Twist in Senate Peace Moves As Senators Form G77
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
the EFCC to among other things remove the president's right as appointing power and transfer same to the National Judicial Council, NJC. Besides, the amendment aims to ensure that the minimum qualification for the office of executive... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Taking the Syrian pulseof Al-Assad’s fate. The proposal involves dividing the transitional body into f
Taking the Syrian pulse
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
of Al-Assad’s fate. The proposal involves dividing the transitional body into five parts – a legislative council, a supreme judicial council, and a transitional government with full powers with a subordinate military council to oversee military and... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Former ASUC Elections Council members reflect on council's evolutionthat DAAP candidates filed against the ASUC and the university, specifically na
Former ASUC Elections Council members reflect on council's evolution
The Daily Californian / Posted 13 days ago
that DAAP candidates filed against the ASUC and the university, specifically naming members of the Elections Council and Judicial Council. The lawsuit alleges violations of freedom of speech, free association and equal protection. Current... Read more
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CTV News
Judicial council recommends Quebec judge not be removed from benchThe Canadian Judicial Council is recommending a Quebec Superior Court justice a
Judicial council recommends Quebec judge not be removed from bench
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
The Canadian Judicial Council is recommending a Quebec Superior Court justice accused of misconduct not be removed from office. Michel Girouard was named a judge in September 2010 after practising law for a quarter-century in the Abitibi region in... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
Should Public Safety have guns?DPS officers and of the University officials working with the commission. Domi
Should Public Safety have guns?
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 14 days ago
DPS officers and of the University officials working with the commission. Dominick Schumacher, a senior and an All-Campus Judicial Council associate justice, said in an interview that he believes UR would be safer with armed officers than without,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Judge who allegedly bought cocaine should stay on bench, says judicial watchdogThe Canadian Judicial Council has ignored the advice of its own in-house inquir
Judge who allegedly bought cocaine should stay on bench, says judicial watchdog
CBC.ca / Posted 14 days ago
The Canadian Judicial Council has ignored the advice of its own in-house inquiry and recommended that a judge investigated for a suspected drug offence not be removed from office. The recommendation from the council to Minister of Justice Jody... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NJC Recommends Sack of Two JudgesThe National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the compulsory retirement o
NJC Recommends Sack of Two Judges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the compulsory retirement of Justice Olayinka Gbaja-Biamila and Justice Idris M. J. Evuti of the Lagos and Niger State High Court respectively with immediate effect. The council took the decision... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NJC Sacks Two Judges Over Alleged Judicial Misconduct, Age FalsificationAbuja — The National Judicial Council, NJC, on Tuesday, sacked Justice O. Gbaja
NJC Sacks Two Judges Over Alleged Judicial Misconduct, Age Falsification
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Abuja — The National Judicial Council, NJC, on Tuesday, sacked Justice O. Gbaja-Biamila of the Lagos State High Court and Justice Idris M. J. Evuti of the Niger State High Court. ‎Aside recommending their compulsory retirement, NJC, said it has in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NJC Recommends Two Judges for Retirement for Misconduct, Age FalsificationAbuja — The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended two judges for comp
NJC Recommends Two Judges for Retirement for Misconduct, Age Falsification
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Abuja — The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended two judges for compulsory retirement with immediate effect. Pending the time the Lagos State governor acts on the recommendation, the council has in the interim and in exercise of its power... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NJC Recommends Two Judges for Compulsory Retirement for MisconductThe National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended two judges for compulsory r
NJC Recommends Two Judges for Compulsory Retirement for Misconduct
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended two judges for compulsory retirement with immediate effect. ‎Pending the time the Lagos State Governor will act on the recommendation, the council has suspended one of them, Gbaja-Biamila, from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NJC Sacks Two Judges Over Misconduct, Age FalsificationThe National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the immediate compulsory re
NJC Sacks Two Judges Over Misconduct, Age Falsification
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the immediate compulsory retirement from office of Justice O. Gbaja-Biamila of Lagos State High Court and Justice Idris M. J. Evuti of the Niger State High Court. Justice Gbaja-Biamila was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judge Faces Compulsory Retirement for Falsifying AgeThe National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the compulsory retirement o
Judge Faces Compulsory Retirement for Falsifying Age
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the compulsory retirement of two High Court judges for misconduct. The judges are O. Gbaja-Biamila of the Lagos State High Court and Idris Evuti of the Niger State High Court. The Council's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Supreme Court Begins Implementation of Automated Case Management Systemof attention and collaboration from other commonwealth judiciaries around the w
Supreme Court Begins Implementation of Automated Case Management System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of attention and collaboration from other commonwealth judiciaries around the world. "In February 2016, the National Judicial Council (NJC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with three judiciaries of the Caribbean region and the... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Probate judge candidates tout qualificationswhich is what is the qualification of the candidates here before you,” he said.
Probate judge candidates tout qualifications
Statesboro Herald / Posted 15 days ago
which is what is the qualification of the candidates here before you,” he said. But DeLoach cited statistics from the Judicial Council that 74 percent of Georgia probate judges are non-attorneys, and 54 percent of those are women. Identifying... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Two judgeships opening in Southeast AlaskaThe Alaska Judicial Council is now receiving applications for judgeships on the
Two judgeships opening in Southeast Alaska
Juneau Empire / Posted 18 days ago
The Alaska Judicial Council is now receiving applications for judgeships on the Juneau District Court and the Palmer Superior Court. The vacancies will occur due to the upcoming retirements of Judge Keith B. Levy in Juneau and Judge Eric Smith in... Read more
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The Mercury News
California courts step up oversight of psychotropic medication use in foster careelse we can do?" Judge Jerilyn Borack of Sacramento's juvenile court, who helpe
California courts step up oversight of psychotropic medication use in foster care
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
else we can do?" Judge Jerilyn Borack of Sacramento's juvenile court, who helped craft the new rules, told the state's Judicial Council, which approved them Friday. "That's what we've tried to address." The new rules are part of a series of... Read more
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The Mercury News
California courts step up oversight of psychotropic medication use in foster careneed medication?" Judge Jerilyn Borack of Sacramento's juvenile court, who help
California courts step up oversight of psychotropic medication use in foster care
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
need medication?" Judge Jerilyn Borack of Sacramento's juvenile court, who helped craft the new rules, told the state's Judicial Council, which approved them Friday. "That's what we've tried to address." The new rules are part of a series of... Read more
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The Mercury News
California courts step up oversight of psychotropic medication use in foster careneed medication?" Judge Jerilyn Borack of Sacramento's juvenile court, who help
California courts step up oversight of psychotropic medication use in foster care
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
need medication?" Judge Jerilyn Borack of Sacramento's juvenile court, who helped craft the new rules, told the state's Judicial Council, which approved them Friday. "That's what we've tried to address." The new rules are part of a series of... Read more
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The Daily Californian
CA Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye speaks at Berkeley Forum eventForum on Wednesday. Cantil-Sakauye is the leader of California’s judicial bran
CA Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye speaks at Berkeley Forum event
The Daily Californian / Posted 20 days ago
Forum on Wednesday. Cantil-Sakauye is the leader of California’s judicial branch of government and chair of the state’s Judicial Council. At the event, she emphasized the importance of diversity in the state’s judicial body, recalling her past... Read more
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Gulf News
Rifi slams Lebanese politicians for tolerating Hezbollah21, to protest cabinet procrastination in referring the case of former Minister
Rifi slams Lebanese politicians for tolerating Hezbollah
Gulf News / Posted 20 days ago
21, to protest cabinet procrastination in referring the case of former Minister of Information Michel Samaha to the Judicial Council, delivered a series of calculated attacks on senior officials during an unprecedented interview on MTV. He... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelmantrial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelman
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 21 days ago
trial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. The Judicial Council of the U.S. 11th Circuit found that Fuller's behavior "might constitute one or more grounds for... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelmantrial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelman
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 21 days ago
trial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. The Judicial Council of the U.S. 11th Circuit found that Fuller's behavior "might constitute one or more grounds for... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelmantrial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelman
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 21 days ago
trial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. The Judicial Council of the U.S. 11th Circuit found that Fuller's behavior "might constitute one or more grounds for... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelmantrial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelman
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
trial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. The Judicial Council of the U.S. 11th Circuit found that Fuller's behavior "might constitute one or more grounds for... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelmantrial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelman
Naples Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
trial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. The Judicial Council of the U.S. 11th Circuit found that Fuller's behavior "might constitute one or more grounds for... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelmantrial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelman
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 21 days ago
trial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. The Judicial Council of the U.S. 11th Circuit found that Fuller's behavior "might constitute one or more grounds for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelmantrial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his
Former attorneys generals urge pardon for Don Siegelman
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 days ago
trial and handed down his sentence, resigned from the bench last year after his arrest on a misdemeanor battery charge. The Judicial Council of the U.S. 11th Circuit found that Fuller's behavior "might constitute one or more grounds for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Federally appointed courts grow restive as Ottawa slow to fill vacanciesonly 14 judges, and six on the Court of Queen’s Bench. It’s not only Alberta j
Federally appointed courts grow restive as Ottawa slow to fill vacancies
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
only 14 judges, and six on the Court of Queen’s Bench. It’s not only Alberta judges who are growing restive. The Canadian Judicial Council, made up of chief and associate chief justices across the country, expressed its concerns to Justice... Read more
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The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yellfor comment expired before he could fully explain his side of the story. Donat
The Rebel Yell
The Rebel Yell / Posted 23 days ago
for comment expired before he could fully explain his side of the story. Donate also tried to file a case with the CSUN Judicial Council regarding voting issues but was informed that the filing period expired. Chief Justice Nathaniel Saxe said... Read more
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