Judicial Edge2019-01-18T11:09:08+00:00

8 facts about alcohol and drug abuse today that every trial judge should know

By Kenneth D. Robinson

  1. Marijuana has changed
    The marijuana your friends may have smoked in the 1970s bears little resemblance to the marijuana consumed today. The concentration of the psychoactive ingredient — THC — has increased almost six-fold.[1]
  2. This is a fatal dose of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid about 100 times stronger than morphine.[2]
November 8th, 2019|

Welcome to the Bench

Congratulations to the following judges who are either new to the bench or have recently been elected, appointed or hired for a new position.

Monica Jo Gomez, County Court, Colorado
Meghan A. Adams, Superior Court, Delaware
Michael W. Arrington, Family Court, Delaware
Jeffery O. Monroe, Superior Court, Georgia
Frank A. Brindisi, District Court, Louisiana
Melissa Saterbak, District Court, Minnesota
Darlene Rivera Spalla, District Court, Minnesota
Rachna Sullivan, District Court, Minnesota
Misty A. Watson, Deputy Probate Commissioner, Missouri
Jennifer McAffrey, District

September 16th, 2019|

My testimony at Incivility Anonymous

By Hon. David J. Dreyer

My name is Dave and I’m an incivility-holic.

Hi, Dave!

I don’t know where to begin.

I didn’t want to become uncivil, it just kind of happened, I guess. I grew up in an uncivil family. My parents would stay up late at night, both of them as uncivil as a skunk. We kids learned to fend for ourselves. As is often the case of children of uncivil parents,

August 27th, 2019|
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