Lay Off Our Judiciary
Theodore B. Olson
Why is it so important to maintain the independence of the judiciary? Why does it deserve respect from citizens and lawmakers alike? And why should the Senate put political considerations aside when confirming federal judges?
I Promise "- What Should Judicial Candidates Be Allowed to Say?
What are the legal and practical issues surrounding judicial campaign speech? What rules might judicial candidates use to guide their statements during elections?
No Way to Choose
Thomas J. Moyer and Bert Brandenburg
How are judicial elections affected by escalating campaign spending and increased attention from special-interest groups? Why is it important to fight these trends, and how can that be done?