I have not lived in the East End for many years, but I am a full-time, voting Southampton resident who cares greatly about local elections.
I don’t understand how Barbara Wilson can be running for town justice given a recent court case in which she was sued for defamation of character, and lost. As an officer of the court myself, I have always understood that a judge should possess a certain temperament and demeanor that enables her to dispense justice even-handedly and with unquestionable integrity. I have always held judges in high esteem and refer to them as “honorable.”
Not knowing Barbara Wilson, candidate for town justice, I googled her name. Much to my shock, …[more]