Tuesday Gavel Grab Briefs

In these other dispatches about fair and impartial courts:

  • Union County Circuit Judge Michael Landers has sued to overturn an Arkansas statute that requires pension forfeiture for circuit judges who elect to hold office after age 70, according to the Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette. 
  • MadisonRecord.com has an update about proceedings in a racketeering lawsuit involving an Illinois Supreme Court justice’s campaign more than a decade ago. “Karmeier agrees to release emails to plaintiffs pursuing $8 billion claim against State Farm,” the headline says.