Ray McKoski

University of Illinois Chicago School of Law

Adjunct Professor

315 South Plymouth Court

Chicago, IL 60604

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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“  The Refusal of Supreme Court Nominees to Discuss Legal, Political, and Social Issues at Senate Confirmation Hearings: Ethical Obligation or Survival Strategy?  ”

Scholarly Papers (17)

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Judicial Discipline and the Appearance of Impropriety: What the Public Sees is What the Judge Gets

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 94, No. 6, pp. 1914-1996, 2010
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 29 May 2010
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 481 (76,088)

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appearance of impropriety, judicial conduct, judicial ethics, judicial discipline, Model Code of Judicial Conduct, due process, professional norms

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Reestablishing Actual Impartiality as the Fundamental Value of Judicial Ethics: Lessons from ‘Big Judge Davis’

Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 99, No. 2, 2010-2011
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 277 (141,270)

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Judicial Conduct, Judicial Discipline, Model Code of Judicial Conduct, David Davis, Abraham Lincoln, Judicial Selection, Judicial Ethics, Ex Parte Milligan, Judicial Education

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Disqualifying Judges When Their Impartiality Might Reasonably Be Questioned: Moving Beyond a Failed Standard

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 56, No. 411, 2014
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 30 May 2014
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 237 (164,956)

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judicial disqualification, recusal, judicial ethics, judicial impartiality, due process, appearance of impropriety

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The Truth Be Told: The Need for a Model Rule Defining a Lawyer's Duty of Candor to a Client

99 Iowa L. Rev. Bull. 73 (2014)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Apr 2014
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 236 (165,616)

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professional responsibility, ethics, ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct, candor

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Prospective Perjury by a Criminal Defendant: It's All about the Lawyer

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 44, 2012
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 24 Feb 2013
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 195 (197,969)

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Perjury, Model Rules of Professional Conduct, Rule 3.3, Professional Responsibility, Lawyers' Ethics

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The Overarching Legal Fiction: 'Justice Must Satisfy the Appearance of Justice'

4 Savannah L. Rev. 51 (2017)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 13 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2018
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 167 (226,623)

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legal fiction, appearance of justice, model code of judicial conduct, Lord Hewart, pro se litigants, Batson v. Kentucky, judicial ethics, campaign contributions

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Charitable Fund-Raising by Judges: The Give and Take of the 2007 ABA Model Code of Judicial Conduct

Michigan St. Law Review, pp. 769-841, 2008
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 23 Apr 2009
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 167 (226,623)

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judicial ethics, judicial discipline, model code of judicial conduct

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Ethical Considerations in the Use of Judicial Stationery for Private Purposes

Penn State Law Review, Vol. 112, No. 2, 2007
Posted: 05 Jan 2009
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 160 (235,012)

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judicial ethics, judicial conduct, judicial discipline, model code of judicial conduct

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Judicial Disqualification after Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Company: What's Due Process Got to Do With it?

Baylor Law Review, Vol. 63, No. 2, p. 368, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 114 (305,171)

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constitutional law, due process, disqualification, judicial ethics, judicial impartiality, legal ethics, recusal, Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Co

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Judges in Street Clothes: Acting Ethically Off-the-Bench (Table of Contents and Preface)

Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Rowman & Littlefield (2017)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 09 Sep 2017
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 98 (337,916)

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judges, judicial ethics, judicial conduct, ABA Model Code of Judicial Conduct, First Amendment

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Giving Up Appearances: Judicial Disqualification and the Apprehension of Bias

4 British Journal of American Legal Studies 35 (2015)
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Aug 2015
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
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judicial disqualification, recusal, Lord Hewart, reasonable person, Model Code of Judicial Conduct

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Betting Against the (Big) House: Bargaining Away Criminal Trial Rights

100 Iowa Law Review Bulletin 125 (2015)
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Oct 2015
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 62 (439,607)

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trial bargaining, plea bargaining, criminal procedure

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The Political Activities of Judges: Historical, Constitutional, and Self-Preservation Perspectives

University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Vol. 80, No. 2, 2018
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 05 Apr 2019
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 51 (481,083)

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judicial conduct, judicial ethics, judicial speech, Model Code of Judicial Conduct, judicial independence, Republican Party of Minnesota v. White, Williams-Yulee v. Florida Bar, judicial selection, courts

14.

Disfavoring Justice

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2, 2019
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Jan 2019
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 43 (515,818)

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judicial ethics, judicial conduct, judicial discipline, judges, courts, model code of judicial conduct, judicial impartiality, judicial prestige, entitlement

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Living with Judicial Elections

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 4, 2017 (Symposium Issue)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Apr 2018
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 41 (525,189)

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judicial elections, judicial campaigns, judicial ethics, judicial discipline

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supreme court; confirmation; senate judiciary committee; judicial ethics

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Rewriting Judicial Recusal Rules with Big Data

Utah Law Review, Vol. 2020, No. 2
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Aug 2020
Ray McKoski
University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
Downloads 23 (628,322)

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Judicial ethics, judicial disqualification, recusal, “impartiality might reasonably be questioned,” artificial intelligence, big data, Model Code of Judicial Conduct, analytics, judicial campaign contributions