Opinions of the Committee on
Standards of Conduct Governing Judges


1987

 Opinion

 Canon(s)

 Subject
 87-1  5  Clarification of Opinion 83-15
 87-2  3C(1)(c),(d)  Spouse of judge - Recusal - Wife employed as school board employee
 87-3  2B  Judge as speaker - Legal seminar
 87-4  3C  Recusal - cases in which police officer testifies
 87-5  4; 5G  Judge as member - Chairman - Fine Arts Council
 87-6  2B; 5B(2)  Judge accepting plea which requires defendant to pay monies to charitable organizations
 87-7  2  Spouse of judge - Employed at Red Cross Office
 87-8  2; 3  Spouse of judge - Husband is bondsman
 87-9  4; 5  Judge as member - Committee on the Bicentennial of the U.S. Constitution
 87-10  2  Judge as member - Rotary Club
 87-11  3D  Spouse of judge - cases involving Assistant Public Defender engaged in private practice with wife of judge.
 87-12  2B; 5C(1),(2)  Judge and family members investing in corporation
 87-13  2;3C(1)(d)(ii)  Judicial law clerk - spouse of clerk working for Attorney General
 87-14    Opinion not issued
 87-15    Opinion not issued
 87-16  7  Judge attending partisan political function - speaking on judicial system
 87-17  5C(1)  Judge/landlord - tenant is Public Defender
 87-18  2  Judicial law clerk - volunteer activities of law clerk
 87-19  3A(4)  Judge requesting advise of fellow judge
 87-20  4; 5G  Judge as member - Chair - Criminal Justice Advisory Board
 87-21 2A,B;3;5B;7  Judge as speaker/writer - reference to position as judge
 87-22  4;7A(1),(2),(3),(4)  Spouse of judge - spouse is candidate for elected office
 87-23  7A(1)  Judge endorsing candidate
 87-24  5C  Recusal - sale of building to law firm