Del. Bob Marshall (pictured) doesn’t believe Tracy Thorne-Bergland should be on the court because he’s gay. Social conservatives got their way and Berland was denied a judgeship on Richmond’s General District Court.
Thorne-Begland’s nomination for a judgeship on the General District Court in Richmond, where he has been a prosecutor for 12 years, had been approved by courts committees in the House and Senate.
Last month, the Virginia House of Delegates blocked Navy veteran and top Richmond prosecutor Tracy Thorne-Begland’s candidacy for a low-level state judgeship because he is gay. Earlier today, a Virginia circuit court nonetheless app... Read Post
Yesterday I posted about Virginia Delegate Bob Marshall's campaign to reject Tracy Thorne-Begland (pictured), a Richmond attorney, from a list of proposed District Court judicial appointments, because Thorne-Begland is gay. Marshall... Read Post