Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2008-10-02

Samford University's Cumberland School of Law will host a community-wide forum on judicial selection Tuesday, Oct. 7, at 5:30 p.m. in the moot courtroom of Robinson law building.

"Is Change Needed in How We Fill Our Courts?" is the topic of the program sponsored by the civil courts procedures committee of the Birmingham Bar Association.

Speakers include Alabama Supreme Court chief justice Sue Bell Cobb and justice Harold See; attorney Bill Clark, former Alabama Bar Association president; and legislator Demetrius C. Newton, speaker pro tempore of the Alabama House of Representatives.

Former Alabama governor Albert Brewer will moderate the discussion.

The program is free and open to the public.