One Hand Clapping

Delayed Decisions? It's The System, Not One Judge

, The Connecticut Law Tribune


News that Superior Court Judge William Holden faces discipline by the Judicial Review Council caught me by surprise. What had the man done to warrant a public takedown? It turns out he's guilty, if that's the right word, of the collective sin of the judiciary — delay. Query? Rather than singling out Judge Holden for scorn, why not sigh a giant mea culpa from the entire Judicial Branch?

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