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Judicial Honors – Summer 2022

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Summer 2022 | Volume 106 Number 2

Judge D. Brooks Smith, a senior judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, received the Judge Justin Johnson Award from the Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts, a civic […]

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Turning Square Corners: Judge David R. Hansen

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Summer 2022 | Volume 106 Number 2

More than a century ago, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. wrote that upstanding citizens “must turn square corners.” Senior Judge David R. Hansen, United States Court of Appeals for the […]

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10 Things Judges Should Know About Cryptocurrency

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Summer 2022 | Volume 106 Number 2

By now, you have probably heard of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. Perhaps, however, you have found the topics impenetrable or doubted their relevance to the courtroom. But cryptocurrency is a […]

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Trauma-Informed Judicial Practice from the Judges’ Perspective

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Summer 2022 | Volume 106 Number 2

Research sends a clear message: The effects of trauma cannot be ignored within our court system. Up to 90 percent of adolescents and 75 percent of adults involved in the […]

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Judges, Judging and Otherwise

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Summer 2022 | Volume 106 Number 2

Ask the average person to imagine what a judge does, and the answer will most likely be something right out of a courtroom from Law & Order — or Legally Blonde, Just Mercy, My […]

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In This Edition (Table of Contents Vol 103 No 1)

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Spring 2019 | Volume 103 Number 1

Departments BRIEFS States Continue to Experiment with Partisan Judicial Elections A New Editorial Board for Judicature Justice Kennedy Named Inaugural Recipient of the Bolch Prize for the Rule of Law Law […]

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A New Editorial Board for Judicature

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Spring 2019 | Volume 103 Number 1

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Justice Anthony M. Kennedy Named Inaugural Recipient of the Bolch Prize for the Rule of Law

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Spring 2019 | Volume 103 Number 1

The Bolch Judicial Institute of Duke Law School will award the first annual Bolch Prize for the Rule of Law to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy (Retired) during a […]

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Law Review Examines the Judiciary with “A View from the Inside”

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Spring 2019 | Volume 103 Number 1

Through the Master of Judicial Studies degree program at Duke Law School, judges not only participate in rigorous courses taught by top legal scholars and professionals, but they also develop […]

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When can judges engage in political activity?

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Autumn 2015 | Volume 99 Number 2

When can judges serve on commissions or engage in political activity? Many provisions in the code of judicial conduct refer to “the law, the legal system, or the administration of […]

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