by and large, he's made some pretty decent appointments," said Arnold, referring more to Ritter's choices for the court of appeals than the lower courts. Arnold said the jury is still out on Ritter's lone appointment to the seven member Colorado Supreme Court, Monica Marquez.
the Court Administrator. That analysis showed that 35 percent of Ritter's appointees were women, compared to 30 percent appointed by Owens during his two terms. "The bench needs to reflect the community," said Lucy Denson, president of the Colorado Women's Bar Association. She commended Ritter for appointing a woman to the Colorado Supreme Court and to the Colorado Court of Appeals, where women hold four of the 22 seats. Ritter appointed three of them. "We still need to have more women appointed as judges," she added. "There are jurisdictions where women are a significant minority on the bench and do not reflect the proportion of practicing women attorneys. "The number of female judges appointed by Ritter is close to the gender balance in the Colorado Bar Association. Female lawyers make up about 32 percent of the association, which represents about 75 percent of all Colorado Nike Air Max Women White And Black
Ritter said gender was a consideration in districts where there was an imbalance, but it wasn't the determining factor. About 43 percent of Ritter's appointees had previous experience as prosecutors, compared to nearly 50 percent for Owens. The two also differed with appointees who had been public defenders. Owens appointed four such judges in eight years compared to 15 by Ritter. With both prosecutors and defense attorneys, Ritter said he tried to pick people who could shed their former roles. "I wanted to make sure they could leave their advocacy role behind and become fair and impartial judicial officers," he said. The numbers of prosecutors versus public defenders didn't mean as much to Colorado Springs lawyer Edward Farry, a former public defender now in private practice. "In my opinion Nike Air Max Black Womens Uk the distinction between public defenders and prosecutors is a false distinction because they unfortunately bring the same results to the table when they become judges," Farry said.
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Denver district attorney, did tap the private bar. Of his 96 appointees, 69 had been in private practice at some point during their careers. He also picked 36 candidates with prior judicial experience, either as magistrates or municipal or county judges. But he also appointed two non lawyers to the bench, both to county court judgeships in rural parts of the state. Matthew Arnold, director of Clear the Bench, which ran an unsuccessful campaign to oust three state Supreme Court judges, said he is less interested in the demographics of judicial appointment than in their judicial philosophy. "From what I've seen of Ritter, Womens Nike Air Max Thea Grey
"The only way the bench can be revitalized and by that I mean new ideas and new ways of doing things will come from private practitioners being appointed," he added. Ritter, who went into private practice after leaving office as White Nike Air Max Womens Ebay
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