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CLIP: Independence of Elected & Appointed Judges

AIR DATE: Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Adam Liptak discussed the differences between elected and appointed judges, whether elected judges can be independent, as well as the risk they will be swayed by their supporters' politics or the election process itself.




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  • Adam Liptak
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KEYWORDS: Judicial Branch, Federalism, Judges, Appointment Power, Elections