Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Walker says he may not appoint Dane County judges

The Associated Press reports at the Wisconsin Law Journal.
'Gov. Scott Walker says he may no longer bother with filling vacancies for judicial openings in Dane County after a second appointee of his was ousted by voters.'
Update: The Associated Press reports at the Wisconsin Law Journal, Walker softens stance on Dane County judges.
'Walker on Wednesday said it didn’t make sense for him to fill vacancies in Dane County after a second appointee of his was defeated by voters. But on Thursday Walker said after thinking about it more he may instead appoint retired judges or attorneys who would agree to serve until the election.'