TITLE

Take judge nominations out of parties' hands

PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Crain's Detroit Business;04/03/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 14, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Comments on the judicial election in the Michigan Supreme Court. Search for a Democratic nomination to the bench by Macom County Prosecutor Carl Marlinga; Implications of the campaign funds on the judicial election; Use of a partisan process in the judicial election; Efficacy of voter referendum in changing the judicial process.
ACCESSION #
2980796

 

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