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Published by American Bar Association] in [Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Judges -- United States -- Discipline.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Final draft published in 1972 under title: Code of judicial conduct.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF8779.Z9 A4
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 21 p.
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5752910M
LC Control Number71030132

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