Judicial Independence

Brennan Center and Justice At Stake Issue Report on Judicial Elections

August 10, 2010: “The New Politics of Judicial Elections, 2000-2009: Decade of Change” is the first comprehensive study of spending in judicial elections over the past decade. It documents an explosion of money, and the growing dominance of special interests in choosing state Supreme Court justices. 

For more information click on http://www.justiceatstake.org/resources/new_politics_of_judicial_elections_20002009/

To read the full report click here

To read the executive summary click here