JP race offers voters clear choice
The Sonoran News has a masterful piece on the race for Justice of the Peace in the newly constructed Desert Ridge Justice of the Peace Court. The Northeast Regional Court Center at 40th Street and Union Hills Drive will serve portions of legislative districts 6, 7 and 8.
Investigative reporter Linda Bentley does a comparison of two candidates vying for the position, tagging it with this descriptive line:
JP candidates have logged plenty of hours in court, one as a lawyer, one as a defendant.
Paul Henderson brings a wide array of legal experience and vitality to the post. He has also won the endorsement of the PAChyderm Coalition. Many knowledgeable voters regard the thought of a scalawag such as Clancy Jayne, a man simply in need of gainful employment, wearing a judicial robe, as more than disturbing.
William (Bill) Ponath is also a candidate for the JP seat.
The complete article can be read here.