The New Politics of Judicial Elections: How 2000 Was a Watershed Year for Big Money, Special Interest Pressure, and TV Advertising in State Supreme Court Campaigns

February 14, 2002

The Center co-authored a report, The New Politics of Judicial Elections: How 2000 Was a Watershed Year for Big Money, Special Interest Pressure, and TV Advertising in State Supreme Court Campaigns with the National Institute on Money in State Politics. Released by Justice at Stake on February 14, 2002, the report raises a red flag for states that care about fair and impartial courts and the undue influence of monied interests on judicial elections.