Can A Judge Get Suspended?

The short answer is yes they can.  A lot of people believe once a Judge is elected they are immune from any sort of discipline or even accountability, accept for reelection every 6 years.  But as this new article shows, that’s not the case. In this case a sitting Minnesota Judge played a bit fast and loose on the rules requiring judges to live within the judicial district in which they work.  Minnesota has 87 counties and 10 judicial districts.  Which means that in this case, Judge Karasov sits in Hennepin County, which is the 4th Judicial District.  The Minnesota …