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South Carolina: latest bill in 2-decades long debate- should Merit Selection Commission send three judicial nominees or "all qualified" names? - Gavel to Gavel
In South Carolina, it is the legislature that elects the state’s top judges. Since a 1997 constitutional amendment the nominees for a vacancy have to come from a “Judicial Merit Selection Commission” that is controlled by the legislature itself. The Commission is limited to nominating 3 names and sending them on to the legislature for … Continue reading South Carolina: latest bill in 2-decades long debate- should Merit Selection Commission send three judicial nominees or “all qualified” names?