Supco tabs former colleague for redistricting


Last updated ERROR at ERROR

MATT GOURAS Associated Press Writer HELENA

The Montana Supreme Court on Friday picked a former colleague to chair the panel that draws legislative districts, saying that an impartial judge with a background in mediation is a good pick to officiate the process. The Supreme Court justices said in deliberations that former justice Jim Regnier is known as a good mediator and will be able to serve as an impartial fifth member of a panel made up of two Republicans and two Democrats. The court decided against picking any of the recommendations coming from either side. Partisan members of the distr...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020