Keeping our judicial branch independent
Last updated 3/17/2023 at 8:32am
Every student of government learns about the three independent branches of government. Succinctly put, the legislative branch writes the law; the executive branch administers the law; and the judicial branch interprets the law.
The key word is “independent.”
I have been fortunate to work for both the legislative and judicial branches. My 15 years in the judicial branch — as a law clerk, mediator, and court administrator — put me in the circle of a number of outstanding state district court judges including the Honorable Joe Gary, Larry Moran, Mike Salvagni, Mark Guenther, Holly...
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