Monday, July 6, 2015

Phila. Bar Assoc. weighs in on judicial candidates

The Philadelphia Bar Association has released the full results from its Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention for the May 21 primary election. There are six seats open on Philadelphia's Court of Common Pleas and three seats available on Municipal Court.

Phila. Bar Assoc. weighs in on judicial candidates

0 comments

The Philadelphia Bar Association has released the full results from its Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention for the May 21 primary election.  There are six seats open on Philadelphia's Court of Common Pleas and three seats available on Municipal Court.

The Bar Association recommends for the Court of Common Pleas: Giovanni Campbell, Derrick W. Coker, Anne Marie Coyle, James C. Crumlish, Joe Fernandes, Vince Giusini, Daine A. Grey, Jr., Timika Lane, Daniel D. McCaffery, Kenneth J. Powell, Jr., Stephanie M. Sawyer, Katie Scrivner.

The Bar Association does not recommend for the Court of Common Pleas: Frank Bennett , Deborah D. Cianfrani, Conor Corcoran, Leon A. King, II, Rania Major, Jon Marshall, John J. O'Connor, Jr., Tracy B. Roman, Sean P. Stevens, Sierra Thomas Street, Dawn M. Tancredi.

The Bar Association recommends for Municipal Court: Martin Coleman, Joe Fernandes, Daine A. Grey, Jr., Robert M. Kline, Fran Shields.

The Bar Association does not recommend for Municipal Court: Frank Bennett, Shoshana Bricklin, Conor Corcoran, Henry Lewandowski, Tracy B. Roman.

NOTE: Some candidates are running for seats on both courts.

0 comments
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy:

Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
 
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog
William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to benderw@phillynews.com
 Follow William on Twitter

David Gambacorta, has been a reporter with the Daily News since 2005, covering crime, police corruption and all of the other bizarre things that happen in Philadelphia. Now he’s covering the 2015 mayor’s race, because he enjoys a good circus just as much as the next guy. He’s always looking to get a cup of coffee. Send news tips and other musings on life to gambacd@phillynews.com
 Follow David on Twitter

PhillyClout Team
Also on Philly.com
letter icon Newsletter