Judicial Campaign Seminars

Canon 5F(7) provides:

. . . . Persons who seek to have their name placed on the ballot as candidates for such judicial offices and the judicial candidates’ election committee chairpersons, or the chairperson’s designee, shall no later than 20 days after the qualifying date for candidates in the year in which they seek to run complete a two-hour course on campaign practices, finance, and ethics sponsored and approved by the Committee. Within ten days of completing the course, candidates shall certify to Committee that they have completed the course and understand fully the requirements of Mississippi law and the Code of Judicial Conduct concerning campaign practices for judicial office. Candidates without opposition are exempt from attending the course.

The Special Committee on Judicial Election Campaign Intervention has set the Seminar for two dates:

Friday, May 18th at 2:00 p.m.

Friday, May 25th at 2:00 p.m.

The seminar will be held in the Supreme Court courtroom in the Gartin Justice Building.


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