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Dennis E. Relnaker, President Judge of the Court of common Pleas of Lancaster County. Photo: YouTube

The Judicial Conduct Board has decided not to bring formal disciplinary charges against Lancaster County’s president judge after he appeared to invoke his judicial office during a tense traffic stop earlier this year. The disciplinary body has instead sent the judge a “letter of counsel,” which is an informal measure that can be used against the judge if any future disciplinary issues arise.

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Max Mitchell

Max Mitchell is a reporter with The Legal Intelligencer, focusing on litigation in Pennsylvania with a specific emphasis on Philadelphia courts. Follow him on Twitter @MMitchellTLI.

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