Indiana Supreme Court
Division of State Court
30 S. Meridian Street, Ste. 500
Indianapolis, IN 46204
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 »
On Wednesday, August 6, the Judicial Nominating Commission will vote to select Indiana's next Chief Justice. In June, Chief Justice Brent Dickson announced his intention to step down as Chief Justice and remain on the Supreme Court as an Associate Justice. The Commission will make its selection for Chief Justice from among the other current Justices: Robert Rucker, Steven David, Mark Massa and Loretta Rush.
The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications issued an advisory opinion concerning the Code of Judicial Conduct in regards to content of campaign materials to protect the integrity, independence, and impartiality of the judiciary. Judicial candidates and their campaign committees should evaluate all campaign materials carefully to ensure these materials do not contain content which may mislead or confuse the public.