“Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Olu Stevens has been suspended 90 days without pay and apologized for public comments he made about top prosecutor Tom Wine after Wine challenged the judge’s decision to dismiss an all-white jury. The state Judicial Conduct Commission had charged Stevens in April with numerous counts of judicial misconduct – including comments he made about Wine, claiming he wanted ‘all-white juries, complaints about defense attorneys and criticism of victims of a robbery who were in his court – and a trial-like hearing was planned for this week.  But before the hearing began Monday morning, both sides announced an agreement, with Stevens acknowledging he was ‘wrong.’ ‘I recognize how serious it is to accuse someone, either expressly or implicitly, of racism,’ Stevens read from a prepared statement. ‘I do not believe Tom Wine is a racist. I apologize for any statements that implied as much.'”

This is sad!!! 


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