Discuss the selection process for a federal judge nominee, including the background checks, senatorial courtesy, the confirmation process, and the assumption of office. Specify which influences you believe are the most persuasive in the final selection of a judge. Provide a rationale for your response.
Judge John Doe, a judge in your state, has recently had charges of ethical misconduct brought against him. Analyze three (3) steps that a judicial review board in your state would likely take, based on the current judge removal process for your state. Provide a rationale for your response.