Commission wants review of costs, caseload data
A proposal to add a fifth Superior Court judge to the Griffin Judicial Circuit is being opposed by the Fayette County Commission.
At last week’s meeting, the commission discussed the fifth judge proposal, although it was not on the meeting agenda, according to minutes of the meeting.
The board voted unanimously to authorize Chairman Jack Smith to draft a letter to the state asking for a delay on the decision, citing several potential problems a fifth judge might create for the county, including:
• The personnel costs of adding a judge including his support staff; Read More»