Study Shows Money Flooding into Campaigns for State Judgeships
Justices Ginsburg, O’Connor Say Fundraising Could Corrupt System, Reform is Needed
By MATTHEW MOSK
In rare public remarks last week, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said the money involved in electing judges remains one of the most pressing concerns facing the American court system. And she joined her former colleague, Sandra Day O’Connor, in calling for reform.