Published June 1997
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Commission on Judicial Performance is an independent state agency responsible for investigating complaints of judicial misconduct and judicial incapacity and for disciplining state judges (see article VI, section 18 of the California Constitution). The commission has authority to impose certain discipline on former judges and has shared authority with local courts over court . Preface This report releases to the public data describing all judicial discipline cases in the state of California between and The data was collected by the California Commission on Judicial Performance, the independent state agency that enforces the Judicial Code of Ethics and disciplines state judges for judicial misconduct. The Commission on Judicial Performance, established in , is the independent state agency responsible for investigating complaints of judicial misconduct and judicial incapacity and for disciplining judges, pursuant to article VI, section 18 of the California Constitution.. The commission’s mandate is to protect the public, enforce rigorous standards of judicial conduct . Commission on Judicial Performance STATE OF CALIFORNIA COMMISSION ON JUDICIAL PERFORMANCE INQUIRY CONCERNING JUDGE DAVID E. WASILENKO No. ANSWER OF JUDGE DAVID W. WASILENKO TO AMENDED NOTICE OF FORMAL PROCEEDINGS JAMES A. MURPHY - HARLAN B. WATKINS - Murphy, Pearson, Bradley & .
In , when the Commission on Judicial Performance was established in California, a young man, Jack Frankel, then attorney-consultant to the Continuing Education of the Law Program, was selected as its Director and Chief Counsel. California was the first state in the nation to create such a commission. The. Commissions on Judicial Performance were created to provide fair, responsible and constructive evaluations of trial and appellate judges and justices. The evaluations enable voters to make informed decisions in judicial retention elections, and also provide judges with information that can be used to improve their professional skills. California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United million residents across a total area of about , square miles (, km 2), California is the most populous U.S. state and the third-largest by area. The state capital is Greater Los Angeles Area and the San Francisco Bay Area are the nation's second- and fifth-most populous urban Largest city: Los Angeles. The Governor of California President pro Tempore of the Senate Speaker of the Assembly State Capitol Sacramento, California Dear Governor and Legislative Leaders: At the request of the Joint Legislative Audit Committee, the California State Auditor presents this audit report of the Commission on Judicial Performance (CJP).
State Commission on Judicial Performance Term Appointing Name Status Term Expires Authority COMMISSIONERS: Richard Baca Non-Atty 1 11/30/10 Speaker of the House Linda K. Carroll Non-Atty 2 11/30/08 Governor Dr. Henry Chu, Vice-Chair Non-Atty 2 11/30/10 Chief Justice Zelda DeBoyes Non-Atty 2 11/30/10 Chief Justice. Inglewood Judicial District, from J , to the present, and at all relevant times therein: Preliminary investigation pursuant to California Rules of Court, rules and , having been made, the Commission on Judicial Performance has concluded- that formal proceedings should be instituted to inquire into the charges specified. In , Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger appointed Capozzi to the Commission on Judicial Performance. The Commission is the independent state agency responsible for investigating complaints of judicial misconduct and judicial incapacity, and for disciplining mater: SUNY Buffalo, University of Toledo . STATE OF CALIFORNIA COMMISSION ON JUDICIAL PERFORMANCE ANNUAL REPORT Market Street, Suite San Francisco, California () If you have issues viewing or accessing this file contact us at