A group of high-powered Florida lawyers is launching an effort to restore public confidence in a bench beset by criminal investigation, insensitive comments, embarrassing blunders and other actions that have kept judges in the local and national headlines during the past year. Said one member of the group: "The media have been very tough on the judges lately, and we need to try to work hard to restore their image."
Fla. Legal Elite Hope to Get Judges a Little Respect
Daily Business Review
August 17, 2007