What do history's most notorious despots have in common with many of the flag-waving, patriotic politicians of our day? Both groups rise to power through the exploitation of fear, which has become a societal plague. There have been widespread casualties. We need an antidote. Feardom offers its readers a much-needed immunization.
Judge Leslie Lewis of the 3rd Judicial District Court has gained some notoriety in recent weeks. And it’s not looking good for her. In fact, there’s a website dedicated to having her removed from the bench in next week’s vote.
The Salt Lake Tribune’s editorial board had this to say about Lewis:
The Tribune’s editorial board believes that 3rd District Judge Leslie A. Lewis fails the test of judicial temperament and that the people should vote “No” to retaining her on the bench. The question of Judge Lewis’ retention appears on the Nov. 7 ballot in Salt Lake, Summit and Tooele counties.
Why, pray tell, does she “fail the test of judicial temperament”? The following two videos will answer that question for you:
And this one, recently taking place, is pretty astounding:
If you live in Salt Lake, Summit, or Tooele county, PLEASE vote this crazy lady off the bench!