Judicial Qualifications Commission suspends Superior Court Judge Robert ‘Mac’ Crawford

by Jim Wheeless via Upson Beacon In April 2018 news was released of Griffin Judicial Circuit Judge Robert “Mac” Crawford being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. The investigation stemmed from allegations that Judge Crawford directed the Pike County Clerk of Superior Court to write him a check that exceeded $15,000 from the registry…

Are the ABA and State Bar targeting John Marshall Law School?

Congress recently passed legislation which is the ‘First Step’ to reform the criminal justice system. The Bill has five critical components, which includes abolishing some mandatory minimum sentencing, gives federal judges discretionary power to sentence people on a case-by-case basis, reduces mandatory life sentences of 3-Strike offenders to 25- years, provides programs and services for…

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