For the final installment in our five-part video series on the Hennepin County District Court races, we present a clip of Judge James Swenson. Swenson, who was appointed to the bench in 1995, faces a challenge from Hennepin County referee Thomas Haeg.
In this clip from the Sept 22 Hennepin County Bar Association's judicial candidates' forum, Swenson discusses some of the challenges facing his court and how he has dealt with them during his time on the bench.
For the other installments in this series, click bellow:
Part I: Judge Philip Bush
Part II: David Piper
Part III: Jane Ranum
Part IV: Thomas Haeg