Click hereto listen to the Legal Hour on KDWN AM720 from October 24th, 2012 in which Andras F. Babero, Esq., hosts special guest District Court Judge Jerry Tao from Department 20. Mr. Babero and Judge Tao discuss the types of cases that go before District Court (3:42), Judge Tao’s experiences as a prosecutor and a public defender (5:06)(14:50), how the Court System works in Nevada (9:00), running for election as a Judge (10:52), requirements to run for District Court Judge (14:12), takings cases (17:40), restrictions on a Judge’s personal life (23:00), the need for an intermediate appellate court system in Nevada (25:57), the average annual caseload for Nevada Judges (28:45), a Judge’s staff (33:22) and effects of local vs. federal elections on individuals (37:18).
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