LWV League of Women Voters of California
Santa Clara County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
 Smart Voter Susan Bernardini

Candidate for
Judge of the Superior Court; County of Santa Clara; Office 2

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Santa Clara County Government Attorney
  • 15 years legal experience; over 13 years experience in criminal law
  • Argued successfully before the California Supreme Court
  • Worked hard to ensure fair treatment of the mentally ill and develop treatment alternatives
  • Instrumental in reducing felony drugs cases awaiting trial and the rehabilitation of nonviolent drug offenders
  • Appeared in PBS broadcast "Crime & Punishment in America"
  • Graduated Santa Clara University Law School and Admitted to Bar, 1985
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Dedication to fairness
  • Restoration of public confidence in the judicial system
  • Increased accessibility to the courts
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Position Papers
Key Endorsements
  • San Jose Mercury News, Metro, Palo Alto Daily News, Mountain View Voice
  • All Major Law Enforcement Associations
  • Women Lawyers Committee of the Santa Clara County Bar Association
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Campaign Contact Information
Website: http://www.susanbernardini.com
E-mail: sbernar@ix.netcom.com

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