” At least there’s a political input, but when you put on the robe, at that point the politics is over. “


” You can have many different selection systems, but the bottom line has to be a system that, once the judge takes office that judge will feel that he or she is to decide the case without reference to the popular thing or the popular will of the moment. “


” Independence doesn’t mean you decide the way you want. “


” Independence means you decide according to the law and the facts. “


” And the problem is once you get into this campaign business and begin to have a lot of money, then the person on the bench begins to think – what’s going to happen if I decide the case this way or that way? “


” I think it shows that if you have one group of people doing it, you’ll get another group of people doing it. “


” You will read in the newspaper more often about federal courts, but the law that affects people, the trials that affect human beings are by and large in the state courts. “



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You can have many different selection systems, but the bottom line has to be a system that, once the judge takes office that judge will feel that he or she is to decide the case without reference to the popular thing or the popular will of the moment.
Independence doesn
Independence means you decide according to the law and the facts.
And the problem is once you get into this campaign business and begin to have a lot of money, then the person on the bench begins to think - what
I think it shows that if you have one group of people doing it, you
You will read in the newspaper more often about federal courts, but the law that affects people, the trials that affect human beings are by and large in the state courts.

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