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Unformatted text preview: if the judge for have a succeeding term. This method puts pressure on the judges to appease interest groups or risk having to defend himself/herself against inflammatory media campaigns. Nonpartisan election is an election in which candidates party affiliations are not listed on the ballot. That may reduce political influences by the voters not certain if they are voting in their party allowing a greater freedom for judges to have a sense of independence in making rulings. Partisan election is an election in which the candidates openly endorsed by political parties are presented to voters for selection. This would make rulings very politically based....
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course ADM J 111 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '06 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
- Fall '06