How Should We Select Judges?: On Thursday the US Senate will vote on whether or not to confirm the nomination of Judge John G. Roberts Jr. as chief justice of the United States. Supreme Court judges are appointed by the president, as are other federal judges, but in Michigan judges are elected. Is this the best way to go about selecting people for the bench? Are we getting the judges we need?
Jack talks with Michigan Supreme Court Justice Marilyn Kelly and University of Michigan Law Professor Steven Croley.