Methods used in selecting state judges
STATES USE different methods for selecting state judges (appointment, election, merit selection). Describe the different methods and discuss which method you think is best. Provide adequate discussion to provide a strong argument.

While this question asks for your individual opinion, your discussion post must follow the following:
Your response must demonstrate that you have a good understanding of the course material.
Responses should be written in a scholarly fashion and must be grammatically correct with fully developed paragraphs. I will not accept discussion essays that are all one paragraph.
Responses need to provide in-depth discussion — provide convincing arguments to justify your response.