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More than 90% of Americans believe judges should not hear cases involving individuals or groups that contributed to their campaign
Source: USA Today/Gallup
2009 National Poll
 

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January 26, 2015

When Senate Democrats changed the rules in 2013 to gut the filibuster of executive branch nominees...

January 26, 2015

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01/22/15
 Washington, D.C., January 22 – Justice at Stake Executive Director Bert Brandenburg issued this statement...
01/21/15
Washington, D.C., January 21 – Justice at Stake Executive Director Bert Brandenburg issued this statement...

Williams-Yulee v. The Florida Bar

Video: C-SPAN Coverage of Williams-Yulee Panel Discussion

JAS Policy Counsel and Research Analyst Scott Greytak spoke at the January 8th Williams-Yulee v. The Florida Bar press briefing at the National Press Club. 
 
 
 

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Honorary JAS Chair: Justice Sandra Day O'Connor

Honorary JAS Chair: Justice Sandra Day O'Connor

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor is Justice at Stake's first Honorary Chair. Justice O’Connor, America’s first woman on the U.S. Supreme Court, was nominated by President Ronald Reagan in 1981, and retired in 2006. She is one of the nation's most outspoken advocates for fair and impartial courts. 

 

Why Fair Courts Matter

Why Fair Courts Matter

Fair, impartial courts protect the rights of every American. But across America, special interests are spending millions on elections and demanding that our courts answer to narrow, partisan agendas, not to the law.

Justice at Stake educates Americans about the crucial role of state and federal courts, defends judges from threats and intimidation, promotes diversity, and advocates reforms to keep campaign cash out of the courtroom. Our goal is fair, impartial justice for all. Learn more

 

2014 Fair Courts State Summit

2014 Fair Courts State Summit

The Summit - July 28-30 in Washington, DC - expanded state advocates' understanding of fair court issues within the broader political landscape and built organizing and strategy skills. It engaged new constituencies working at the state and national levels on issues that depend on access to fair courts and that advocate to protect fair courts and help to network them with groups working to defend impartial justice.

 
 
 
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