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NC District Court (District 26F - Seat 2)

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    Karen D. McCallum
    (Dem)

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    Khalif Rhodes
    (Dem)

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Experience (35 words max) 18 years of trial and court room experience with the Pd's and DA's Office. Army veteran.
3 favorite endorsements for this election Honorable Spencer Merriweather, Honorable Shirley Fulton, Noell Tin
I have 18 years of court room experience and have represented both victims and defendants with compassion, intelligence and common sense advocacy. My pledge is that every person who appears in front of me will have equal access to justice and will be treated with dignity and respect.

Experience (35 words max) Graduate of Pennsylvania State University. Law Degree and Legal Law of Masters (LL.M.) from Thomas M. Cooley School. Former Adjunct Professor at Charlotte School of Law. Currently Mecklenburg County’s Chief Magistrate and Truancy Court Judge.
It is my desire to serve all of the citizens of Mecklenburg County. “All Rhodes Lead to Justice!” is no mere campaign slogan – it is my judicial philosophy. I honestly believe that every citizen of this county, regardless of race, gender, and sexual orientation deserves justice.