On Wednesday, PMC and PMCAction Associate Director Shira Goodman discussed Merit Selection of Pennsylvania’s appellate judges on Legislative Journal, with Representative Barbara McIlvaine Smith, from Chester County’s 156th District. Video of the appearance will be available shortly.
There’s been a lot of chatter about a recent editorial in the Wall Street Journal criticizing those calling for Merit Selection of state judges. The editorial opened with a discussion of John Grisham’s new novel The Appeal, a story about a big corporation trying to influence the outcome of a case by contributing to a […]
Last night on 1210 Tonight with Anthony Mazzarelli (WPHT 1210 AM, the Big Talker) Bob Heim, Board Chair of Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts, and Russ Diamond, founder and chair of PA Clean Sweep, found common ground. Heim and Diamond — who don’t necessarily agree about judicial selection issues — together called for the people of […]