Job descriptionThe 2nd District Court of Appeals has seven-members. It is one of the 14 appeals courts in Texas. Term is six years.
Duties Reviews cases that are appealed from district and county courts, including civil and criminal cases, but not death penalty cases.
Note: civil law deals with behavior that injures an individual or other private party, such as a corporation.
Note: criminal law deals with behavior that is an offense against the public, society, or the state – even if the victim is an individual.
Annual salary$154,000

Who’s Running?

Bonnie Sudderth (incumbent)

http://www.judgebonnie.com
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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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