This Article covers the critical issue of judicial independence. The ABA's Commission on Separation of Powers and Judicial Independence issued a report that expressed concern over threats to judicial independence in the states. It poses a number of solutions, including campaign finance reform, non-partisan elections, and merit-based selection.
Alfred P. Carlton, Jr.,
Preserving Judicial Independence: An Exegesis,
29 Fordham Urb. L.J. 835
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