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Welcome to the Elections portal on Judgepedia!

See also: Judgepedia:WikiProject Judicial Elections

We strive to provide comprehensive, unbiased coverage of candidates running for both statewide and local judicial offices each year. From this page, you can find information about candidates, state supreme court races, important dates, and judicial election processes across the nation.


2015 judicial elections

Judicial elections will be held in the following states in 2015:

Louisiana October 24, 2015 November 21, 2015
New York not yet available November 3, 2015
Pennsylvania May 19, 2015 November 3, 2015
Washington August 4, 2015 November 3, 2015
Wisconsin February 17, 2015 April 7, 2015

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Supreme Court races

In-depth coverage of the nation's most-watched judicial races:

Wisconsin Supreme Court elections, 2015
Pennsylvania Supreme Court elections, 2015

Judicial candidate information

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Judicial elections in your state

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Election methods

Click on a state to learn how its judicial elections process works.

Partisan elections:
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Nonpartisan elections:
ArizonaArkansasCaliforniaFloridaGeorgiaIdahoIndianaKentuckyMarylandMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMontanaNevadaNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonSouth DakotaWashingtonWisconsin
Retention elections:
AlaskaArizonaCaliforniaColoradoFloridaIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasMarylandMissouriMontanaNebraskaOklahomaPennsylvaniaSouth DakotaTennesseeUtahWyoming
Some states may use a combination of partisan, non-partisan, and retention elections.