John Hart for District Court Judge Position 1, Whitman County
Vote for proven judicial experience on November 6th.

  • John Hart has more than 60 judicial endorsements
  • Endorsed by retiring Whitman County District Court Judge Doug Robinson and retired Judge David Frazier

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What are the District and Municipal Courts?
These two courts in Whitman County hear the following types of cases:
  • Criminal Misdemeanors 
  • Traffic and other Infractions
  • Protection Orders
  • Small Claims/other Civil (District Court)

       

John Hart's experience in as Colfax Municipal Court Judge and serving and Judge pro-tem in District Court has prepared him to be Whitman County District Court Judge. You can see the similarities between the two courts yourself in the table below.

Case Type: Criminal Infractions Protection Orders Small Claims/Civil
District Court 15% 76% 1% 7%
Municipal Court 15% 84% - -

Source: Washington Administrative Office of the Courts, 2017

JOHN HART IS THE ONLY CANDIDATE THAT:

✓ Serves as presiding Judge (since 2012).

✓ Serves frequently as Whitman County District Court Judge Pro Tem.

✓ Serves as Whitman Co. Superior Court Commissioner Pro Tem.

✓ Presided as Judge over approximately 3,000 cases in all Courts.

✓ Presided as Judge over full spectrum of cases heard in District Court.

✓ Completed WA Judicial College, 165+ hours of judicial education.

✓ Serves as public defender in Whitman Co. District Court (1000s of cases in 14+ years).

✓ Holds over 60 judicial endorsements.

✓ Endorsed by retiring Judge Doug Robinson and retired Judge David Frazier.

Vote for Experience

“Experience as a Judge matters and John Hart has it. As the Colfax Municipal Court Judge for 6 years and as Pro Tem Judge in District Court and Commissioner Pro Tem in Superior Court, he has proven himself to be both knowledgeable and considerate. I urge you to vote for experience.  Vote for Judge John Hart.”

-Douglas B. Robinson, Whitman County District Court Judge since 2001

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Vote for Experience

“Experience as a Judge matters and John Hart has it. As the Colfax Municipal Court Judge for 6 years and as Pro Tem Judge in District Court and Commissioner Pro Tem in Superior Court, he has proven himself to be both knowledgeable and considerate. I urge you to vote for experience.  Vote for Judge John Hart.”

-Douglas B. Robinson, Whitman County District Court Judge since 2001

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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