Judging

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A Judge’s Life

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Autumn 2015 | Volume 99 Number 2

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Why Putting Cameras In the Courtroom Is Not As Crazy As You Think

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Summer 2015 | Volume 99 Number 1

Public interest in the American jury system is at an all-time high. Late last year, NPR’s hit podcast “Serial” pulled in over 1 million listeners per week as it recounted […]

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Measuring Judging

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Summer 2015 | Volume 99 Number 1

Lee Epstein, William M. Landes, and Richard Posner have written a book that is monumental in its scope and yet falls frustratingly short in achieving its aspirations. Actually, it is best […]

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Supremes

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Summer 2015 | Volume 99 Number 1

Today, about a third of active federal judges are women, according to the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, 1789- present. But our country was more than 150 years old before […]

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The View From the Bench: What grand challenges do you see in your court?

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Summer 2015 | Volume 99 Number 1

Dean Levi turns to leaders in the judiciary — Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye (Supreme Court of California), Chief Justice Nathan L. Hecht (Supreme Court of Texas), and Chief Judge Robert […]

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Grand Challenges, Grand Ideas

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Summer 2015 | Volume 99 Number 1

Ideas for surmounting the biggest challenges facing the judiciary and the legal profession today. In delivering the Lloyd D. George Lecture on the Judicial Process at UNLV William S. Boyd […]

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From the Editor: Judge Nancy Joseph

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Winter 2015 | Volume 99 Number 3

Imitation Is The Highest Form Of Flattery. In this third edition of the revived Judicature, we imitate the previous editions by bringing you relevant, thought-provoking, and conversation-inspiring articles of interest to both […]

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Letters

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Winter 2015 | Volume 99 Number 3

Cy pres awards need attention. I am writing with respect to the article, “Once More unto the Breach? Further Reforms Considered for Rule 23” [May 2015], by Richard Marcus, which […]

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Happy Birthday! Now get out.

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Winter 2015 | Volume 99 Number 3

Interest in increasing or repealing mandatory judicial retirement ages is growing in the legislatures — but not among voters. Mandatory judicial retirement ages have existed in the states since the […]

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Judicial Honors: Winter 2015

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Winter 2015 | Volume 99 Number 3

The Shelby County Commission in Tennessee voted to rename the county courthouse the D’Army Bailey Courthouse Building in honor of the late D’Army Bailey. Judge Bailey served on Tennessee’s 13th Judicial […]

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