Quality Judges Initiative, Recommended Models, By IAALS, State
The O’Connor Judicial Selection Plan
IAALS and United States Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor (Ret.) have identified a model for choosing, evaluating, and retaining judges that balances the need for fair and impartial courts with the need for public accountability and transparency.
Click here to read a message from Justice O’Connor.
The O’Connor Judicial Selection Plan consists of four elements:
Click here to download the full O’Connor Judicial Selection Plan.