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Rule 5. Purpose of Judicial Discipline

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of the Commission on Judicial ConductEffective: September 1, 2019

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of the Commission on Judicial Conduct (Refs & Annos)
Section B. General Provisions
Effective: September 1, 2019
17C A.R.S. Jud.Conduct Comm.Rules of Proc., Rule 5
Rule 5. Purpose of Judicial Discipline
The purpose of the judicial discipline and incapacity system is to protect the public and to maintain high standards for the judiciary and the administration of justice. Any disciplinary remedy or sanction imposed shall be sufficient to restore and maintain the dignity and honor of the position and to protect the public by assuring that the judge will refrain from similar acts of misconduct in the future.

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Added by Order dated Oct. 11, 2001, effective Jan. 1, 2002. Amended June 8, 2004, effective Dec. 1, 2004; June 15, 2004, nunc pro tunc June 8, 2004; June 9, 2005, effective Jan. 1, 2006.
17C A. R. S. Jud. Conduct Comm. Rules of Proc., Rule 5, AZ ST J COND COMM Rule 5
The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through 1/1/21. All other State Court Rules are current with amendments received through 2/1/21.
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