February 26, 2020 Featured

Yelp, "Likes," and Judicial Prestige

By Cynthia Gray

In a formal opinion, the California Judges Association Judicial Ethics Committee advised that, with qualifications, a judge may (1) write a review on a crowd-sourced site, such as Yelp and (2) use the "like" function on a social networking site. California Judges Association Formal Opinion 78 (2020).

Should judges write Yelp reviews?

Should judges write Yelp reviews?

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