Table of canons and sections cited in opinions

Code of Judicial Conduct in effect until September 30, 2003.

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Overview

The following page contains archived advisory opinions of the Committee on Judicial Ethics (CJE) from the time period of 1989 through 2014, and the Code of Judicial Conduct that was in effect through September 30, 2003. Archived advisory opinions also include the Code that was in effect from October 1, 2003 to December 31, 2015. The Supreme Judicial Court adopted a new Massachusetts Code of Judicial Conduct, effective on January 1, 2016. A judge should not rely on any pre-2016 CJE Advisory Opinion without contacting Supreme Judicial Court Senior Staff Counsel Katherine L. Parks, counsel to the Committee on Judicial Ethics, at Katherine.Parks@jud.state.ma.us or 617- 557-1062.

Table of canons and sections cited in opinions

Canon Opinion
1 89-589-689-797-798-898-2099-1500-402-15
2 89-589-689-790-290-393-394-296-197-797-898-698-898-998-1999-1099-1600-400-501-101-602-2
2(A) 89-590-291-294-295-697-198-298-998-1398-1498-1598-1698-1798-2099-199-499-1099-1199-1299-1399-1599-1601-101-201-702-202-302-402-502-802-1102-1603-503-8
2(B) 89-189-590-190-291-291-393-294-194-295-996-197-298-198-298-398-598-698-998-1198-1398-1698-1798-1898-2099-199-299-499-599-1099-1199-1299-1499-1599-1600-300-400-500-600-800-901-201-702-202-402-702-802-902-1202-1602-1803-103-603-703-803-9
2(C) 01-102-302-11
3 89-589-795-197-9
3(A)(1) 98-15
3(A)(3) 98-15
3(A)(4) 98-1098-2001-702-402-802-1302-14
3(A)(5) 98-1501-7
3(A)(6) 98-1501-702-802-1002-1302-1403-6
3(B) 89-596-102-8
3(B)(1) 00-8
3(B)(3) 98-2002-4
3(B)(3)(a) 98-1198-1202-4
3(B)(3)(b) 92-398-2099-302-403-10
3(B)(4) 89-796-1
3(B)(5) 01-1
3(B)(6) 01-1
3(C) 89-297-699-901-501-1002-9
3(C)(1) 89-289-895-596-397-697-799-801-1001-1601-1702-902-1302-1402-1703-4
3(C)(1)(a) 89-895-598-1902-903-10
3(C)(1)(a-d) 98-19
3(C)(1)(b) 89-295-595-6
3(C)(1)(c) 91-193-398-1900-401-501-1003-4
3(C)(1)(d) 00-200-401-501-1602-9
3(C)(1)(d)(i) 01-501-1003-4
3(C)(1)(d)(ii) 92-101-1603-4
3(C)(1)(d)(iii) 92-103-4
3(C)(1)(d)(iv) 89-2
3(C)(3) 01-10
3(D) 92-195-596-301-501-1002-902-17
4 89-193-193-295-197-197-297-497-597-798-198-598-899-199-299-699-1499-1500-601-501-1201-1802-102-702-10
4(A) 93-197-697-999-201-1202-102-602-702-10
4(B) 97-497-501-1202-1002-1503-6
4(C) 89-295-196-297-998-898-1899-199-602-102-703-5
5 90-293-197-898-198-598-799-1499-1500-600-701-501-601-901-1101-1201-1803-203-6
5(A) 91-399-1400-400-901-901-1802-16
5(B) 89-290-291-291-395-896-296-497-197-297-898-298-498-798-999-1099-1500-400-600-700-901-101-501-601-701-901-1101-1402-602-1102-1602-1803-6
5(B)(1) 89-290-491-395-896-296-499-1000-901-501-11
5(B)(2) 89-189-390-190-491-392-292-495-898-598-1899-299-799-1099-1700-400-700-901-1102-102-602-703-103-7
5(B)(3) 90-491-395-295-800-901-601-1103-11
5(C) 99-1199-1299-1400-1
5(C)(1) 93-395-295-695-797-698-799-200-100-201-1301-1802-203-2
5(C)(2) 90-293-195-298-799-1400-100-201-501-601-1101-1201-1301-1802-203-2
5(C)(3) 00-1
5(C)(4) 90-395-1098-1799-1199-1200-3
5(C)(4)(a) 90-395-1098-1799-1199-1200-3
5(C)(4)(b) 90-398-1799-1199-1202-12
5(C)(4)(c) 90-394-298-398-1799-1199-1200-400-702-2003-8
5(C)(5) 97-300-203-8
5(C)(7) 98-15
5(D) 97-300-203-203-3
5(D)(1) 97-300-200-4
5(D)(2) 97-303-2
5(E) 01-6
5(F) 95-398-1400-201-201-602-202-1502-1903-2
5(G) 89-496-497-998-1301-401-702-1502-18
6 93-199-1199-1299-1401-903-2
6(A) 97-697-9
6(C) 90-394-297-998-398-1701-1302-1502-20
7 98-499-1399-1600-702-803-8
7(A)(1)(b) 98-499-1399-16
7(A)(1)(c) 92-298-499-1601-1503-8
7(A)(3) 03-6
8 01-8
8(A)(2) 01-3
Date published: March 4, 1989
Last updated: September 30, 2003
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