KAREN SCHATZLE ANNOUNCES CAMPAIGN FOR SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 8, 2015
Orange, CA – Senior Deputy District Attorney Karen Schatzle announced her candidacy for Orange County Superior Court Judge Office #2 today. The seat is currently occupied by Judge Scott Steiner, who was publicly censured in 2014 for having sex in his chambers on multiple occasions with two of his former law students.
“I have dedicated my life to the pursuit of justice and safety in our community,” said Schatzle. “I have asked jurors to be the voice for victims who were fearful of not being believed, and I cannot sit back and fail to demonstrate the courage that I have asked of others. Scott Steiner has made a mockery of what our community expects of our Judiciary. I feel strongly that the public should be made aware, and that integrity be restored to his position. His actions not only violated the Judicial Canons that he took an oath to uphold, but betrayed the people he vowed to serve.” Continue reading