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WJXT Jacksonville
Ministers threaten boycott of businesses supporting judgeare also taking aim at businesses and attorneys who support the judge. Judge M
Ministers threaten boycott of businesses supporting judge
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
are also taking aim at businesses and attorneys who support the judge. Judge Mark Hulsey came under fire last week by the Judicial Qualifications Commission, which found probable cause that Hulsey made the inappropriate remarks to his... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Mayor, sheriff urge calm while state sorts through accusations against judgecomments to employees, it would be "reprehensible," but added it's too early to
Mayor, sheriff urge calm while state sorts through accusations against judge
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
comments to employees, it would be "reprehensible," but added it's too early to know all the facts. Earlier this week, a Judicial Qualifications Commission investigation found probable cause that Hulsey used offensive language and misused his... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Black ministers demand judge accused of racist remarks resignministers announced Thursday that they will not rest until a judge accused of m
Black ministers demand judge accused of racist remarks resign
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
ministers announced Thursday that they will not rest until a judge accused of making racist and sexist remarks resigns. A Judicial Qualifications Commission filed notice Wednesday that there is probable cause to charge Judge Mark Hulsey with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Florida judge accused of claiming 'black people should go to Africa'in a filing made late Tuesday to the state Supreme Court by the state panel cha
Florida judge accused of claiming 'black people should go to Africa'
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
in a filing made late Tuesday to the state Supreme Court by the state panel charged with probing judicial conduct. The Judicial Qualifications Commission told the court that probable cause exists to investigate Circuit Judge Mark Hulsey from... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Chief Judge Mark Mahon reassigns Circuit Judge Mark Hulsey from criminal cases to probate courton to handle criminal cases involving people of color, they said. The accusati
Chief Judge Mark Mahon reassigns Circuit Judge Mark Hulsey from criminal cases to probate court
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
on to handle criminal cases involving people of color, they said. The accusation was among many outlined by the state Judicial Qualifications Commission in a seven-page notice of formal charges against Hulsey released Wednesday. Hours later,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Florida judge investigated for misconduct, accused of racist, sexist slursin a filing made late Tuesday to the state Supreme Court by the state panel cha
Florida judge investigated for misconduct, accused of racist, sexist slurs
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
in a filing made late Tuesday to the state Supreme Court by the state panel charged with probing judicial conduct. The Judicial Qualifications Commission told the court that probable cause exists to investigate Circuit Judge Mark Hulsey from... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville circuit judge reassigned after complaint of racial comments, foul language“false allegations have been a poorly kept secret hanging over me like a cloud
Jacksonville circuit judge reassigned after complaint of racial comments, foul language
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
“false allegations have been a poorly kept secret hanging over me like a cloud for months. I am pleased the JQC (Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission) has concluded its initial investigation and that I will now have an opportunity to... Read more
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NBC Miami
Misconduct Probe for Judge Accused of Racist, Sexist Slursover allegations that he has made demeaning comments about women and said black
Misconduct Probe for Judge Accused of Racist, Sexist Slurs
NBC Miami / Posted 6 days ago
over allegations that he has made demeaning comments about women and said black people should "go back to Africa." The Judicial Qualifications Commission late Tuesday told the state Supreme Court that probable cause exists to investigate... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville circuit judge reassigned after complaint of racial comments, foul languagepoorly kept secret hanging over me like a cloud for months,” Hulsey said in ema
Jacksonville circuit judge reassigned after complaint of racial comments, foul language
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
poorly kept secret hanging over me like a cloud for months,” Hulsey said in emailed remarks. “I am pleased the JQC (Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission) has concluded its initial investigation, and that I will now have an opportunity to... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Misconduct probe for judge accused of racist, sexist slursover allegations that he has made demeaning comments about women and said black
Misconduct probe for judge accused of racist, sexist slurs
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 days ago
over allegations that he has made demeaning comments about women and said black people should "go back to Africa." The Judicial Qualifications Commission late Tuesday told the state Supreme Court that probable cause exists to investigate... Read more
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Salon.com
Misconduct probe for judge accused of racist, sexist slursover allegations that he has made demeaning comments about women and said black
Misconduct probe for judge accused of racist, sexist slurs
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
over allegations that he has made demeaning comments about women and said black people should “go back to Africa.” The Judicial Qualifications Commission late Tuesday told the state Supreme Court that probable cause exists to investigate... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Panel finds probable cause judge made sexist, racist commentsJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission inquiry into
Panel finds probable cause judge made sexist, racist comments
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission inquiry into a complaint that a Jacksonville judge made sexist and racist comments to his staff finds he demeaned his office, accuses him of violating the judicial code of conduct,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Panel finds probable cause Jacksonville judge used racist, sexist language; judge issues denialA Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission panel has found probable cause to
Panel finds probable cause Jacksonville judge used racist, sexist language; judge issues denial
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
A Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission panel has found probable cause to charge Circuit Judge Mark Hulsey with using anti-black language and behaving improperly as a judge. The complaint includes charges that Hulsey referred to a woman as a... Read more
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First Coast News
Panel finds probable cause Jacksonville judge used racist, sexist languageA Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission panel has found probable cause to
Panel finds probable cause Jacksonville judge used racist, sexist language
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
A Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission panel has found probable cause to charge Circuit Judge Mark Hulsey with using anti-black language and behaving improperly as a judge. The complaint includes charges that Hulsey referred to a woman as a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Panel finds probable cause judge used anti-black, sexist languageFlorida’s Judicial Qualifications Commission has found probable cause to charge
Panel finds probable cause judge used anti-black, sexist language
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Florida’s Judicial Qualifications Commission has found probable cause to charge Circuit Judge Mark Hulsey with using improper language and behaving improperly as a judge. The complaint includes charges that Hulsey referred to a woman as a “c--- t”... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Indiana judge faces disciplinary charges over drink drivingINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana's Judicial Qualifications Commission has filed disc
Indiana judge faces disciplinary charges over drink driving
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 11 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana's Judicial Qualifications Commission has filed disciplinary charges against a Court of Appeals judge after he pleaded guilty to drunk driving. The commission said in a news release Friday that Court of Appeals Senior... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
With charges against journalist dropped, Georgia judge faces renewed ethics scrutinythe arrest, Thomason and the Georgia Society of Professional Journalists have f
With charges against journalist dropped, Georgia judge faces renewed ethics scrutiny
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
the arrest, Thomason and the Georgia Society of Professional Journalists have filed complaints against Weaver with the Judicial Qualifications Commission, the state agency in charge of overseeing judges. Weaver also happens to be the chairwoman... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Charges to be dropped against Georgia newspaper publisher, lawyerConstitution reports that the Society of Professional Journalists on Wednesday
Charges to be dropped against Georgia newspaper publisher, lawyer
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Constitution reports that the Society of Professional Journalists on Wednesday filed a complaint against Weaver with the Judicial Qualifications Commission, which is responsible for investigating allegations of misconduct against judges and which... Read more
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ajc.com
Judge asks DA to drop criminal case against newspaper publisherfull attention and time,” wrote Weaver, who presides in Fannin, Gilmer and Pick
Judge asks DA to drop criminal case against newspaper publisher
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
full attention and time,” wrote Weaver, who presides in Fannin, Gilmer and Pickens Counties and is also chair of the state Judicial Qualifications Commission. Fannin Focus Publisher Mark Thomason recently at the scene of a car doing through the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Charges to be dropped against newspaper publisher, lawyerthat the Society of Professional Journalists on Wednesday filed a complaint aga
Charges to be dropped against newspaper publisher, lawyer
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
that the Society of Professional Journalists on Wednesday filed a complaint against Weaver with the Judicial Qualifications Commission, a state agency responsible for investigating allegations of misconduct against judges and... Read more
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ajc.com
Charges dropped against North Georgia newspaper publisher, lawyerand jailed overnight on June 24 on three felony charges. Judge Brenda Weaver (
Charges dropped against North Georgia newspaper publisher, lawyer
ajc.com / Posted 20 days ago
and jailed overnight on June 24 on three felony charges. Judge Brenda Weaver (holding trophy) and other members of the Judicial Qualifications Commission accept the Georgia First Amendment Foundation’s 2014 Freedom of Information Award. The... Read more
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ajc.com
Media group files complaint against Judge Brenda WeaverThe Georgia Society of Professional Journalists has filed a complaint with the
Media group files complaint against Judge Brenda Weaver
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Georgia Society of Professional Journalists has filed a complaint with the state’s Judicial Qualifications Commission against a North Georgia judge who pushed for the arrest and jailing of the publisher of a weekly newspaper in Fannin... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia newspaper publisher arrested after open records requestof her conduct," the organization said in a statement on its website. The orga
Georgia newspaper publisher arrested after open records request
Savannah Morning News / Posted 25 days ago
of her conduct," the organization said in a statement on its website. The organization is calling for an inquiry by the Judicial Qualifications Commission, a state agency that investigates allegations of wrongdoing by judges. Because Weaver... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
North Georgia newspaper publisher jailed over open records requestrecords relating to the local Superior Court has incensed the court's chief jud
North Georgia newspaper publisher jailed over open records request
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
records relating to the local Superior Court has incensed the court's chief judge, Brenda Weaver, who also chairs the state Judicial Qualifications Commission. Weaver took the matter to the district attorney, who obtained the indictments. Thomason... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Newspaper publisher arrested after open records requestof her conduct," the organization said in a statement on its website. The orga
Newspaper publisher arrested after open records request
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 25 days ago
of her conduct," the organization said in a statement on its website. The organization is calling for an inquiry by the Judicial Qualifications Commission, a state agency that investigates allegations of wrongdoing by judges. Because Weaver... Read more
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Salon.com
Newspaper publisher arrested after open records requestof her conduct,” the organization said in a statement on its website. The orga
Newspaper publisher arrested after open records request
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
of her conduct,” the organization said in a statement on its website. The organization is calling for an inquiry by the Judicial Qualifications Commission, a state agency that investigates allegations of wrongdoing by judges. Because Weaver... Read more
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ABC News
Newspaper Publisher Arrested After Open Records Requestof her conduct," the organization said in a statement on its website. The orga
Newspaper Publisher Arrested After Open Records Request
ABC News / Posted 25 days ago
of her conduct," the organization said in a statement on its website. The organization is calling for an inquiry by the Judicial Qualifications Commission, a state agency that investigates allegations of wrongdoing by judges. Because Weaver... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia publisher jailed after filing open records requestrecords relating to the local Superior Court has incensed the court’s chief jud
Georgia publisher jailed after filing open records request
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
records relating to the local Superior Court has incensed the court’s chief judge, Brenda Weaver, who also chairs the state Judicial Qualifications Commission. Weaver took the matter to the district attorney, who obtained the indictments. Thomason... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Cobb County judge criticized for comments made from the benchhe'd engaged in ex parte communications, I didn't believe it," said Robert Ingr
Cobb County judge criticized for comments made from the bench
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 26 days ago
he'd engaged in ex parte communications, I didn't believe it," said Robert Ingram. Ingram is a former member of the Judicial Qualifications Commission, which rules on how judges behave. What Ingram heard on that recording is what he says... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Whitfield County magistrate expected to resign following DUI arrestoffice, the district attorney's office and the magistrate's office. Last year,
Whitfield County magistrate expected to resign following DUI arrest
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 28 days ago
office, the district attorney's office and the magistrate's office. Last year, Townsend filed a complaint with the Judicial Qualifications Commission, saying that Cope had been drunk at work. Contact Tyler Jett at 423-757-6476 or at... Read more

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