Professor Recounts Findings on Judicial Race Contributions

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When it comes to judicial decision-making, says Emory law professor Joanna Shepherd, money matters.

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  • Claudia D. Stravato

    It is often stated in Texas government textbooks that justice is for sale in Texas. This article begins illuminate the truth in this statement.

  • James Atlanta

    The results of this study are startling! Next we‘ll find out that Democratic party members contribute mostly to Democratic candidates. Maybe Professor Shepard could be enticed to study the correlation between contributions by members of the American Trial Lawyers Association and the votes of judges who receive those contributions. Now that might tell you something.

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