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Would participation in an overseas activity as a young political leader by a sitting Circuit Judge violate the Code of Judicial Conduct?
Invalid and withdrawn. In Re: Beth Lewis Maze, 85 S.W.3d 599 (Ky. 2002).
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May a judge or judicial candidate attend a fundraiser for another candidate and make the contributions suggested by the candidate?
Caution is advised. But see Carey v. Wolnitzek, 2008 WL 4602786 (E.D.Ky. 2008).
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May the District Judges' Association make a financial contribution to the Family Courts for Kentucky political issue committee?
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Where a judge is sued in his official capacity as executive head of an administrative body, and he hires outside counsel to represent him, is the judge disqualified from any other cases brought before him by that attorney or the attorney's law firm?
The original JE-96 was withdrawn by the Judicial Ethics Committee and the current version of JE-96 substituted. Current JE-96 is withdrawn.
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May retired judges who intend to act as special judges endorse judicial candidates?
Invalid and withdrawn. McDonald v. Ethics Committee of the Kentucky Judiciary, 3 S.W.3d 740 (Ky. 1999).
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If a judicial candidate is unopposed for election and does not intend to accept or raise any money, may he or she act as his or her own treasurer?
Caution is advised. Carey v. Wolnitzek, 2008 WL 4602786 (E.D.Ky. 2008).
JE_93Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Caution is advised. Current Canon is Canon 5A(2).  But see Carey v. Wolnitzek, 2008 WL 4602786 (E.D.Ky. 2008).
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If a judicial candidate does not intend to solicit money, is it necessary to appoint a committee? May the treasurer and the committee be the same person?
Caution is advised.  Carey v. Wolnitzek, 2008 WL 4602786 (E.D.Ky. 2008).
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May a judge or justice in Kentucky be a member of the American Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA)?
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May a judge employ his wife as secretary?
Invalid and withdrawn.  Caudill v. Ethics Committee of the Kentucky Judiciary, 986 S.W.2d 435 (Ky. 1998).
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What is the definition of the phrase "in person" as used in Canon 5B(2)?
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May a candidate for judicial office have, as the candidate's campaign chairperson, a person who currently serves as a public official and which official was elected in a partisan election?
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May a District Court Trial Commissioner continue to serve in that capacity if the commissioner's law partner becomes an Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney?
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Recusal issues where a Drug Court or Mental Health Court judge presides in a revocation hearing based on defendant's violation of terms of participation in drug or mental health program.
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Whether a judge's staff attorney or law clerk could be appointed to the additional position of trial commissioner
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Senior status judge practice of law: serving as co-counsel defending attorney charged with ethics violation before the Kentucky Bar Association
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May a judge or justice participate in an internet-based social networking site, such as facebook, LinkedIn, Myspace, or twitter, and be "friends" with various persons who appear before the judge in court?
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May a Kentucky judge or justice, consistent with the code of judicial conduct, serve as a director on the board of directors or on the advisory board of a financial institution?
Affirmed and Modified, Walson v. Ethics Committee of the Kentucky Judiciary, 308 S.W.3d 205 (Ky. 2010)
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May a Kentucky judge or justice, consistent with the code of judicial conduct, serve as a member of the board of trustees of a public university?
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Caution is advised. Carey v. Wolnitzek, 2008 WL 4602786 (E.D.Ky. 2008)
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Senior Status Judges on the subject of their ability, or restrictions on their ability, to market themselves as mediators.
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May a judicial candidate's campaign committee accept unsolicited contributions from political parties? May a judicial candidate distribute yard signs and other campaign literature to political parties and public officials who request them?
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May a judicial candidate use either current or past nonpartisan public officials as chairpersons or campaign members for his or her campaign?
Caution is advised. Carey v. Wolnitzek, 2008 WL 4602786 (E.D.Ky. 2008)
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Is it proper for a judicial candidate to personally telephone a potential donor, request his support, and then hand the phone to a committee fundraiser who then solicits a donation?
Caution is advised. Carey v. Wolnitzek, 2008 WL 4602786 (E.D.Ky. 2008).
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When may the candidates who intend to run for such offices begin fund-raising?
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