The issue of improper questioning of judicial candidates emerged anew during last week’s Judicial Nominating Commission interviews of applicants for a 3rd District Court of Appeal seat.

During interviews on May 9, JNC member Hector Lombana, a Coral Gables, Fla., lawyer, asked candidate Barbara Lagoa, a federal prosecutor who recently gave birth to twins, whether she felt she could balance motherhood and the workload of serving on the 3rd DCA.

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