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Still no clear ruling on judges and social media

The Maryland Judicial Ethics Committee has given sparse guidance for Maryland state judges who are interested in expanding their electronic footprint through social media like Facebook, Twitter and Google+. The June 12 published opinion warned judges to “proceed cautiously.” The ...

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State’s judges can be on Facebook

Being on Facebook or other social networking sites does not, by itself, create a conflict of interest for judges, the Maryland Judicial Ethics Committee has ruled. However, the committee did not specify just what judges can and cannot do on ...

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