The Judges Elected to the Italian Parliament, 1861-2013: Data and Methodology

By Ferdinando Venturini

The purpose of this article is to present the names of and summary statistics relating to the judges elected to Parliament from 1861 until the elections of 2013. The ordinary judges in office, former judges and the administrative judiciary were taken into consideration. Together with the data, methodological issues that a research of this kind brings to the fore are discussed with reference, in particular, to parliamentary sources.