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 5/11/09 Path to Judgeship CJS - 220 Axia College Dustin Hill
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 5/11/09 Federal Appellate Judge  Nominated by the President May be recommended by senators or other House  members Positions confirmed by the US Senate Terms are  LIFE  terms
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 5/11/09 State Appellate Judge Selection  Nominated by the Governor or Merit selection Term varies from state to state 12 years to 6 years
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 5/11/09 State Trial Court Judge  Elected in by the citizens Terms can range from 4 to 6 years
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Unformatted text preview: 5/11/09 Selection Methods Compared Appointment Also called Merit selection by the CSM. Judges are appointed by high members of congress or Governors. Partisan Judges that are either Democrat or Republican. Election Held to elect partisan judges. 5/11/09 Training of Judges Formal school or college training Law experience Experience in civil and or criminal law Intern-ships...
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This note was uploaded on 08/09/2008 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Fayeking during the Spring '08 term at Adelphi.

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