Model code of judicial conduct

Model code of judicial conduct (2008)
American Bar Association
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  • Creator Center for Professional Resonsibility
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication 2008 edition. Chicago, Ill : American Bar Association, Center for Professional Responsibility, [2008] ©2008
  • Physical Details
    • xvi, 200 pages; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9781604421491, 1604421495
  • OCLC ocn236436262


  • Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • Canon 1 : a judge shall uphold and promote the independence, integrity, and impartiality of the judiciary, and shall avoid impropriety and the appearance of impropriety -- Canon 2 : a judge shall perform the duties of judicial office impartially, competently, and diligently -- Canon 3 : a judge shall conduct the judge's personal and extrajudicial activities to minimize the risk of conflict with the obligations of judicial office -- Canon 4 : a judge or candidate for judicial office shall not engage in political or campaign activity that is inconsistent with the independence, integrity, or impartiality of the judiciary