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Joan Lukey yesterday defended the Massachusetts Commission on Judicial Conduct before Chief Justice Margaret H. Marshall (above) and other members of the Supreme Judicial Court.

SJC questions panel's authority to discipline judges

Reprimands, fines take fire

By Jonathan Saltzman
Globe Staff / April 27, 2006

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Over the past 18 years, the Massachusetts Commission on Judicial Conduct has publicly disciplined at least eight judges for misconduct after the jurists agreed to sanctions, ranging from unpaid suspensions to fines as high as $75,000. (Full article: 840 words)

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