Governor LePage Releases Letter to Justice Jabar Asking Him to Keep His Promise

February 20, 2018

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Contact: Julie Rabinowitz, Press Secretary, 207-287-2531

AUGUSTA—Governor LePage released the following statement today.

“One of my most important duties is to appoint judges to Maine’s district, superior and supreme judicial courts. The Maine people must know our judges are impartial, objective and committed to a fair and honest judicial process,” stated Governor LePage. “The Maine people have a right to demand the highest qualifications—intelligence, integrity and good moral character—from members of their judicial branch. Their word must mean something. If a judge fails to uphold these standards, then I believe it is my duty to tell you.”

The Governor’s letter to Justice Jabar is available at the link below.

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Governor LePage's Letter to Justice Jabar