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Letter: Don't believe county judges are biased

Published: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

To the Editor:

I am a retired attorney. I practiced in DeKalb County for almost 20 years.

In April, I spoke to the DeKalb County Domestic Violence CourtWatch about my experiences and answered questions. I was surprised and distressed when my remarks were summarized such as they were in a submitted article on page C3 of Saturday's Daily Chronicle.  

I did not and would not characterize our judges in DeKalb County as biased or inattentive. CourtWatch provides a valuable service, but I do not believe that our judges would serve with less dedication and honor without its presence.   

Mary Richgels

DeKalb

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