CLE Courses

Campaign Contributions and Judicial Recusal

Friday, February 7, 2020

Join us for a discussion on the impact of campaign contributions on recusal requests. In this one-hour program, our panelists will discuss: 

  • A summary review of judicial conduct rules (Canon 2), Pennsylvania’s judicial disciplinary system, and Pennsylvania recusal case law 
  • Recusal rules, press releases, and cases particular to campaign contributions 
  • The impact of Citizens United, Republican Party of Minnesota v White, and Caperton in Pennsylvania given the election of judges 
  • How lawyers should approach a recusal request when campaign contributions underlie the request

For more information on this event, please contact Sharon James at


CLE credit: CLE credit is currently pending approval.