Justice Paul Newby, Tough But Fair

A Super-PAC supporting the reelection of North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Paul Newby has released the creative ad embedded below.  I will probably have more to say about that race in the next few weeks, but for now I will note that this election will determine the ideological direction of the North Carolina Supreme Court.  Justice Newby, the conservative incumbent, is being challenged by Sam Ervin, grandson of the famous former U.S. Senator with the same name.

Carrie Severino — Carrie Severino is chief counsel and policy director to the Judicial Crisis Network. Until March 2010, she was an Olin/Searle Fellow and a Dean’s Visiting Scholar at Georgetown Law Center. ...