Job descriptionCounty Courts at Law handle civil matters. Term is four years.
DutiesCounty courts at law handle civil matters and hear appeals from justice of the peace courts.
Note: civil law deals with behavior that injures an individual or other private party, such as a corporation. Examples include libel, breach of contract, property damage, and negligence resulting in injury or death.
Annual salary$162,298

Who’s Running?

Don Pierson (incumbent)

FB: Judge-Don-Pierson-309723638382/
Republican

Candidate Q&A

Note: Answers to questions will appear as they are received from the candidates.

1. HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE THE ROLE OF JUDGE IN TODAY'S COURT?
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2. HOW DO YOU MAINTAIN IMPARTIALITY ON THE BENCH?
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3. HOW WILL YOU BALANCE BEING AN INDEPENDENT JUDGE AND AN ELECTED OFFICIAL?
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4. WHAT ARE YOUR VIEWS ON WHETHER THE COURT, AS A WHOLE, DEALS EFFECTIVELY WITH RACIAL AND GENDER BIAS?
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5. HOW CAN CIVIL COURT JUDGES USE THEIR POSITIONS TO ENSURE THAT EVERYONE, WEALTHY OR POOR, RECEIVES TRUE JUSTICE IN THE COURTS?
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