The LA County judge candidates

There are eight candidates running for L.A. County Superior Court Judge this election. What does the job entail? Who are the candidates? Learn more about each of them in our series “Meet the Judges.” (Don't see all of the candidates? They'll be guests on Take Two episodes that run up until the election, so check back for more!)

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Meet the Judges: Alicia Molina, candidate for LA Superior Court

This year, eight candidates are running for four spots on L.A. Superior Court. "The most important thing is compassion, respect, dignity, being unbiased, being fair, and understanding different cultures and different socioeconomic factors," says Alicia Molina, an attorney at law.

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Meet the Judges: David Berger, candidate for LA Superior Court

This year, eight candidates are running for four spots on L.A. Superior Court. "One of the things I try to do as a Deputy D.A. and what I would continue to do as a judge, is to engender a spirit of cooperation where we can try to find common ground...," says David Berger, a violent crimes prosecutor.

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Meet the Judges: Javier Perez, candidate for LA Superior Court

This year, eight candidates are running for four spots on L.A. Superior Court. "You don’t just define it simply by incarceration or punishment of an individual. But trying to make life better for the community..." says Javier Perez, a supervising criminal prosecutor.