Judicial Nominations

Governor Deal's JNC gets 75 names for appeals court

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Governor Nathan Deal's Judicial Nominating Commission received 75 names of judges and lawyers to replace retiring Judge A. Harris Adams, a huge number compared with recent open seats. The nominees include, clockwise from top left: Judge Trip Self, litigator Mary Paige Adams, prosecutor Don Geary, Judge Benjamin Studdard, Judge Todd Markle and litigator Ken Shigley. Markle was Governor Deal's lawyer; the others made Deal short lists for the COA.

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  • James

    After all the judges recuse themselves in my circuit, Judge Self was appointed to my case to hear a mandamus against a judge and the clerk of the court. His ruling brings great concern to the citizens in GA of his ability to be impartial and faithful to the law.

  • James

    After all the judges recuse themselves in my circuit, Judge Self was appointed to my case to hear a mandamus against a judge and the clerk of the court. His ruling brings great concern to the citizens in GA of his ability to be impartial and faithful to the law.

  • James

    After Judge Self was appointed to my case after the judges all judges recused themselves in my circuit. His ruling brings great concern to the citizens in GA of his ability to be impartial and faithful to the law.

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