What Has Been the Effect of Implementation of the Code
What has been the effect of implementation of the Code of Judicial Conduct?
A) The Code caused an increase in reported incidents of judicial misbehavior.
B) The Code has not been implemented in many states.
C) The Code does not appear to have assuaged concerns about judicial misbehavior.
D) The Code appears to have decreased the incidence of judicial misbehavior.
Which of the following is considered the most important tenet in the Code of Judicial Conduct?
A) A judge should avoid the appearance of impropriety in all activities.
B) A judge should uphold the integrity and independence of the judiciary.
C) A judge should refrain from political activity.
D) A judge should perform the duties of the office fairly and impartially.
What is considered the primary duty of a prosecutor?
A) Winning a case
B) Ensuring that justice is served
C) Defending the accused
D) Determining guilt
The U.S. Supreme Court case of Miller v. Pate (1967) addressed what ethical issue?
A) defense attorney misconduct
B) police misconduct
C) judicial misconduct
D) prosecutorial misconduct