Judges now Required to Report any Criminal Investigation or Prosecution to Judicial Conduct Board

Under new Rule of Judicial Administration 1921, a judge who receives notice that he or she is the subject of any federal or state criminal investigation or prosecution must report the receipt of such notice to the Judicial Conduct Board within five days. The former rule required notice only to the Chief Justice. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s order amending Rule 1921 is effective immediately.

By | 2015-04-21T15:06:12+00:00 April 29th, 2015|Categories: Administrative Law|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Judges now Required to Report any Criminal Investigation or Prosecution to Judicial Conduct Board

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