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Activity - Docket 2016

Display docket for the following year

Complaints Filed
Matters pending on January 1, 2016 81
Complaints filed 332
Requests to reopen dismissed complaints 18
Total Complaints 431
Complaints Dismissed
Complaint withdrawn 2
Insufficient evidence to proceed 6
Legal issues over which commission has no jurisdiction 93
No basis to reopen 23
No violation found 64
Unsubstantiated 120
Complaints Sustained*
Admonishment 2
Censure 1
Reprimand 1
Complaint Dispositions
Total Complaints Disposed 312
Matters Pending on December 31, 2016 119
Total inquiries filed 539

*NOTE: A single disposition by the Commission can sometimes close more than one complaint.
This can occur when the Commission receives multiple complaints against the same judicial officer.