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SJC wants oversight on penalties meted out for judicial misconduct

Ruling could alter state panel's role

By Jenna Russell
Globe Staff / August 10, 2006

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The state's highest court moved yesterday to rein in the authority of the state Commission on Judicial Conduct, the panel that disciplines judges for misconduct, limiting the penalties that the commission can dole out without approval of the court. (Full article: 701 words)

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