Judicial News and Views
“Governor Taps Think Tank Lawyer for High Court”
There are reasons that at any level career minded, specialized Judges or Justices, professional jurist are not encouraged or preferred in Arizona. The search for truth and justice are not among them. 1/7/16 Republic azcentral. “Gov. Doug Ducey on Wednesday passed over a long list of experienced jurist to appoint an attorney from a conservative think tank.” You’ll find most Governors exercised the power granted be Merit Selection after the standards were ignored so they were able to get their choice to the head of the line and so they may appoint them for reasons of their own, but what does that tell you of Merit Selection and politics.
That recent appointee. Arizona’s leading advocate of freedom from Democracy, the doctrine guiding his ALEC and dark money supported Goldwater Institute advocates limited Government regulation and public education and other extreme right political views.