Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications / Judicial Nominating Commission
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Indianapolis, IN 46204

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Commission on Judicial Qualifications / Judicial Nominating Commission

Supreme Court Seal The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications investigates allegations of judicial ethical misconduct, prosecutes violations of the Code of Judicial Conduct, and advises judges and judicial candidates about their ethical obligations. The Judicial Nominating Commission recruits and interviews applicants to fill vacancies on Indiana's appellate courts. Learn more about the Commissions »

News & Announcements

Discipline charges filed against Blackford Circuit Judge

JUNE 28, 2017 | Press Release

The Judicial Qualifications Commission (JQC) has filed disciplinary charges against Blackford Circuit Court Judge Dean A. Young. The JQC alleges four counts of misconduct related to events in August 2015. Judge Young has 20 days to file an answer to the charges.

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Judge Christopher Goff appointed to Supreme Court

JUNE 12, 2017 | Announcement

Gov. Eric Holcomb appointed Judge Christopher Goff to serve as Indiana’s 110th Supreme Court Justice.

Judge Goff, a Wabash resident, holds a Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, from Ball State University and a law degree from Indiana University Maurer School of Law. He began his judicial career in 2000. His legal career includes previous service as a Title IV-D Commissioner in Wabash Circuit Court and as a public defender for Huntington County. In 2005, he was appointed Judge of the Wabash Superior Court.

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