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Los Angeles County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
 Smart Voter Hilleri Grossman Merritt

Candidate for
Judge, Superior Court; County of Los Angeles; Office 72

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Criminal Trial Prosecutor
  • Juris Doctor Degree, Loyola Law School, 1993
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree, cum laude, UCLA 1990
  • Deputy District Attorney, 1994-present
  • District Attorney of the Month, 2006
  • Sex Crimes Division, 1998-2003
  • Leader in the Primary Election, with 48.68% of the vote
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • To preside fairly so that all parties feel their voices are heard, including vicitims, witnesses and jurors.
  • To reduce the tremendous courtroom backlog by bringing civil cases to trial in a timely and efficient manner.
  • To keep our communities safe by ensuring that repeat/violent offenders receive lengthy prison sentences.
Questions on Issues

The League of Women Voters of Los Angeles County asked questions on the issues of all candidates for this office.
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Key Endorsements
  • Present and past District Attorneys Steve Cooley and Gil Garcetti
  • The Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca
  • Rated "WELL QUALIFIED" by the Los Angeles County Bar Association
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