Title
ABA Journal
By
MAHERK
Description
ABA Journal February 2002, Page 54 Ethics GAG THE GRIPES Lawyers who Badmouth Judges Could Face Sanctions Kathleen Maher Copyright © 2002 by American Bar Association; Kathleen Maher When you feel as if a judge has treated you unfairly or acted improperly, you may have the urge to speak out. Freedom of speech, sure. But don't forget there is a risk that what you say may violate ethics rules and lead to discipline against you. ABA Model Rule of Professional Conduct 8.2(a) prohibits a lawyer from...

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