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Are 12,800 Tweets by One Judge too Many?

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This is the question that was raised in a recent NY Times article.  According to the article, tweeting judges may leave the public with “a general impression of casualness unbefitting a jurist.” In contrast, the judge in this story states that his use of Twitter allows him to stay connected to voters which is important in a Texas where judges are elected.

NY Times: Some Judicial Opinions Require Only 140 Characters

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