In light of David Letterman’s recent announcement of retirement, I thought Judge Dino Inumerable’s enrobing a fitting occasion for a top 10.
#10 You can see the ocean from the fourth floor.
#9 Free parking.
#8 This is the first step to have your picture on these hallowed walls of Courtroom 22.
#7 You get to add your personal touch to jury duty by greeting the jury pool.
#6 It’s such a small community that you’ll see your jurors at Vons and your kids’ soccer coach sitting on the bench down the hall.
#5 You don’t have to fight LA traffic.
#4 From your family: It’s 2 in the afternoon and you’re still in your robe?
#3 Our courthouse isn’t a bomb shelter.
#2 Michael Planet.
And the #1 Reason Ventura County judges have it better than other county judges … #1 The Ventura County Bar Association, which is involved, supportive and cares.
Ventura County Bar Association President Laura Bartels delivered this list as a speech at the April 19 enrobing ceremony of Judge Dino Inumerable in the Ventura Superior