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State Court Judges' Council chooses to ignore ethical opinion to stay out of pending litigation

...the cases. This comes one week after the Judicial Qualifications Commission released its opinion that no judge or judicial...Leah Ward Sears ? forwarded a copy of the Judicial Qualifications Commission's opinion to Georgia Supreme Court Justice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-09/state-court-judges-cou
Ga. judge scolded for DUI charge

FORSYTH, Ga. - The Judicial Qualifications Commission has reprimanded a Monroe County judge who...Officials say he reported himself to Georgia's Judicial Qualifications Commission, which handles judicial misconduct complaints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-16/ga-judge-scolded-dui-charge
Magistrate faces second complaint

...second complaint by the Judicial Qualifications Commission contains many of the...new complaint, the Judicial Qualifications Commission went back on the May...24 meeting with the Judicial Qualifications Commission, Mr. Hammill resumed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/20/met_327810.shtml
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Former Georgia judge accused of framing woman

...in August 2012, soon after the Georgia Judicial Qualifications Commission had opened an ethics investigation into...She was a "critical witness" in the Judicial Qualifications Commission's investigation into Cochran, the director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-14/former-georgia-judge-a
Ex-judge accused of sexual harassment

...abusive toward her.In mid-July 2012, the Judicial Qualifications Commission opened an ethics investigation, and the...get along with Cochran's replacement.Judicial Qualifications Commission investigators looking into the allegations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-27/ex-judge-accused-sexual-haras
Ga. judge admits role in kickback scheme

...was Gillette's assistant judge. The guilty plea also was part of a consent agreement that will end the Judicial Qualifications Commission's formal charges against Wise of violating judicial cannons. The commission, which has the power to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-12-13/ga-judge-admits-role-k
Across Georgia

...with 12 counts of misconduct. The state Judicial Qualifications Commission on Monday alleged that Oliver Harris Doss...Appalachian Judicial Circuit. The state Judicial Qualifications Commission investigates complaints of judicial misconduct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/10/met_555105.shtml
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Ethics probe forces out Ga. judge

...Georgia Supreme Court revealed that Kenneth O. Nix announced he would retire in October after the state Judicial Qualifications Commission signaled it would investigate allegations of misconduct. Nix announced his decision in August amid accusations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-10/ethics-probe-forces-out-ga-j
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Across South Carolina

...his removal from office. Attorneys for Judge Brooks E. Blitch III filed the response Friday with the Judicial Qualifications Commission, the Georgia agency that investigates judges. The commission brought numerous misconduct charges against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/02/met_175185.shtml
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Ga. judge pulls out handgun during court case, prosecutor says

...he said, and the hearing continued.Langley said the judge's actions had been reported to the state Judicial Qualifications Commission, which investigates judicial misconduct. Agency Director Jeff Davis declined comment Saturday on whether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-02-25/ga-judge-pulls-out-handgun-du