SAN FRANCISCO — Supporters of Aaron Persky, the embattled California judge who handed a six-month jail sentence to ex-Stanford swimmer Brock Turner, are advertising face time with other judges to attract lawyers to a campaign fundraiser for Persky.
A retired judge on Monday lifted a temporary restraining order that prevented the collection of signatures for the recall of controversial Santa Clara County Court Superior Judge Aaron Persky. Marianne Favro with NBC Bay Area reports.
SAN JOSE — In a victory for the campaign to oust Judge Aaron Persky, a retired San Francisco judge Monday ruled that proponents could immediately resume collecting signatures on petitions aimed at putting the recall on the June ballot.
Watch Ashleigh Banfield's interview with Michele Dauber on HLN's Primetime Justice on August 24, 2017.
A number of California law professors, including more than half of my colleagues at Stanford Law School, published a letter opposing the recall of Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky.