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Alli Gerkman
In the wake of allegations that a Pennsylvania state senator improperly helped her sister get elected to the state's high court, the Inquirer calls for merit-based appointment of appellate judges. Click here to read the article.
Alli Gerkman
Newly elected president of the American Judges Association (AJA) and IAALS board member Judge Kevin Burke has launched a blog on behalf of the AJA: The American Judges Association claims to be the “voice of the judiciary.” As a result, we need to speak frequently and about the issues confronting the judges of the...
Alli Gerkman
IAALS board member Russell Wheeler discusses recent proposals to apply the United States Judicial Conference's Code of Conduct for United States Judges to members of the Supreme Court and establish a new appellate route to review recusals. Click here to read the article.
Alli Gerkman
IAALS board member Judge Kevin Burke of Hennepin County District Court is interviewed in this article about judicial election reform action in Minnesota. Click here to read the article.

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