Judge's races this year more combative
Normally, judicial races are staid, low-interest contests that primarily interest only political consultants and lawyers.
Now, a handful of races among the 39 judicial contests on the March 2 primary ballot are generating political heat.
Bexar County Elections Administrator Jacque Callanen says that even with the retirement of a handful of judges and the creation of six new Bexar County courts by the Legislature last year, she can't recall when there have been more positions in play as there are on the March 2 ballot.
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