This Article addresses the concerns about the implications of an elected judiciary. Advocating for overall reform, the Article presents Texas as a case study. It tracks the cycle of change in Texas, from party appointments to the bench to two-party competition and back towards one-party dominance. The Article discusses the problems these changes caused and addresses the attempted reform efforts.
Anthony Champagne and Kyle Cheek,
The Cycle of Judicial Elections: Texas as a Case Study,
29 Fordham Urb. L.J. 907
Available at: http://ir.lawnet.fordham.edu/ulj/vol29/iss3/7