Fulton Chief Juvenile Judge Responds to Critic on Lack of Black Men on Bench

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A recent decision left the court's bench with three white male judges, three black women and one black man.

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  • Tim Tysver

    If the first positive black male role model seen by a young black male is their presiding judge, we have a larger problem than the color of the newly appointed judge.

  • Carolyn Torrey

    Judges should not be granted qualified Immunity it open them to corruption. We have ample corruption in the 5th district courts. So much so the Chief Justice of the Fl Supreme Court came to Marion County to lecture the 5th after we filed SC 14-242. Some 9 judges circuit court judges were sued in Federal Court. Doctor sues sheriff, 9 judges and others alleging ... - Ocala.com ocala.com/article/20151113/News/604148649 Nov 13, 2015 - Doctor sues sheriff, 9 judges and others alleging conspiracy in custody case .... Nine judges, including three circuit judges in Marion County, are accused ... as several judges recused themselves -- violated the Florida Rules of .

  • Carolyn Torrey

    Judges should not be appointed strictly on race. But if Judge as an attorney is standard practice was involved with discrimination they should not serve on the bench.

  • Carolyn Torrey

    Ms. Torrey is a parent that was sued as an act to cover-up repeated acts of child abuse of a Child in Marion County Public County Schools. The attacks began when Ms. Torrey identified violations of Federal inequities for Minorities equal access in Marion County Public Schools, FL ( A violation of the United States v. Marion County School District R) In 1978, the United States sued the Marion County School District (Florida) for maintaining a segregated school system. In 1983, the district court approved a Stipulated Agreement of the parties that, among other things, implemented a plan for further desegregation of the district, including the conversion of two de jure and almost 100% black schools into a district-wide magnet. Since that time, the court entered a decree in 1995 and a modified decree in 2004 to resolve the outstanding desegregation issues. The 2004 modified decree clarified the requirements in the 1995 decree and set forth detailed provisions regarding student assignment (including a policy on out-of-area transfers), the magnet schools, new school construction, staff assignment and recruitment, and the district‘s reporting obligations. Ms. Torrey did win Federal findings of the continued discrimination but the cost was great the Health of her only son. In 2012 the school district signed and already violated the agreement.... MARION COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT Section 302 Resolution Agreement Complaint

  • Logic

    There is a majority of black judges in juvenile court. This nutty attorney needs a mental health evaluation.

  • Carolyn Torrey

    Superintendent James Yancey was making the magnet schools his grandchildren attended all white. The School district funded (without a vote by the school board) his attack on the parent for reporting the Federal violation. His daughter Heather Guest became assistant principal and prior to that, Principal Don Raymond stated Heather Guest was on the Administrative team... OCR complaint findings show James Yancey‘s Grandchildren attended Dr. N H Jones Elementary school becoming an increasingly more white population while the local black community was excluded. Documents show the white population grew during Don Raymond‘s tenure. Don Raymond in a deposition, in 2011 stated he knew he was supposed to have 35% per Federal orders agreed upon the Federal lawsuit with the Department of Justice. In the submissions, for Blue Ribbon school Don Raymond, James Yancey, and Sue Mosley all signed the application that Dr. N H Jones Elementary School had 26 percent black in 2005 and then 2011 18 percent. In the gifted program, the state in 2003 cited Marion County Public Schools for not testing the Minorities for gifted. In the deposition, Principal Don Raymond stated that gifted program admissions were based on test scores. Gee if you don‘t test how does one get a score to qualify? 4) In 2012 the Federal investigators and attorney‘s came to Marion County on the complaint. James Yancey announced he would not run for re-election and Principal George Don Raymond announced he was leaving the Public School System. In 2013 George Tomyn signed MARION COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT Section 302 Resolution Agreement Complaint

  • carolyn torrey

    James Yancey via Gary Sander In 2004-2012 At the same time, he attacked a parent for revealing that the magnet schools were set up to become the white schools for his grandchildren and the gifted program was based on race. School board funds were spent on legal fees deemed at private via the State Auditor General‘s office . myflorida.com/audgen/pages/pdf_files/2012-116.pdf Findings 5 : The Board should document in its official records the authorized public purpose served by the litigation described above. Absent such a determination, the Board should discontinue the expenditure of public funds in support of this litigation. State Auditor Recommendation: The Board should document in its official records the authorized public purpose served by the litigation described above. Absent such a determination, the Board should discontinue the expenditure of public funds in support of this litigation. To date only a portion of legal expenses and the amount to date is $246,903 and Morris has not presented all of her invoices that she claims to have 500 pages of, nor is Mr. Herman’s invoices have been produced. We speculate the cost may reach $750,000 or more. The School district is still paying for legal fees after the Auditor General’s orders. What was reported to the state agency was only $60,000. Superintendent James Yancey 2/28/2012 School Board Meeting... it will be an audit exception this year it simply says that if board is going to go forward in future is going to state that we‘re going to do that and-and I might bring a forward otherwise uh-huh State for just once to note that we used boards, taxpayer dollars uhh. for private lawsuit.

  • Carolyn Torrey

    Gary sanders has been working in Ocala since his graduation in 1987, he said, after he accepted a job with a Pattillo & McKeever, PA, and stuck with the firm through several name changes. That firm is now the Bice Cole Law Firm UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT MIDDLE DISTRICT OF FLORIDA Plaintiff. Case No. 78-22-Civ-0c-20 MARION COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT, United States v. Marion County School District Race In 1978, the United States sued the Marion County School District (Florida) for maintaining a segregated school system. In 1983, the district court approved a Stipulated Agreement of the parties that, among other things, implemented a plan for further desegregation of the district, including the conversion of two de jure and almost 100% black schools into a district-wide magnet. Since that time, the court entered a decree in 1995 and a modified decree in 2004 to resolve the outstanding desegregation issues. The 2004 modified decree clarified the requirements in the 1995 decree and set forth detailed provisions regarding student assignment (including a policy on out-of-area transfers), the magnet schools, new school construction, staff assignment and recruitment, and the district‘s reporting obligations Copies to: Salliann S. M.Doughem, Esq. John P. McKeever, Esq.

  • Carolyn Torrey

    The 5th District Court of Fla. Has zero Black Judges. The most recent appointed Judge. Represented Marion County Public Schools against the DOJ on equal access to schools. Marion County is some of the most racist areas in the US.

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