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With a high-profile case now pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, we may soon have guidance on whether, and under what circumstances, a campaign contribution to a successful judicial candidate will cause disqualification in cases involving the contributors. The Court’s grant of certiorari last Novembbe in Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Company, Inc., comes amid increasiin focus on the impact of skyrocketing judicial campaign fundraising and indepennden campaign committee expenditture on the...

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