JUDGE DURIN ROGERS’ DEDICATION AND JUDICIAL TEMPERAMENT CITED IN CRUCIAL ENDORSEMENT BY THE GENESEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION
Written by WBTA STAFF on June 17, 2019
Sheriff’s Employees urge support for Rogers’ effort to be elected Batavia’s next Full-Time City Court Judge
BATAVIA, NY-The Association representing Genesee County’s Corrections officers and other Sheriff’s employees has enthusiastically endorsed Republican Judge Durin Rogers to become Batavia’s next full-time City Court Judge.
Genesee County Sheriff’s Employees Association (GCSEA) President Kevin Wolff, cited several reasons supporting the decision to endorse Judge Rogers. “Judge Rogers’ enthusiasm and dedication to the bench, his family and our community is evident” Wolff said, “[he] has extensive experience on the bench handling thousands of cases as a Batavia City Court Judge and has a proven track record. Judge Rogers’ multi-faceted experience and steadfast integrity make him the obvious choice to be the next full-time City Court Judge…Our endorsement also acknowledges Judge Rogers’ …ready availability to law enforcement day and night, seven days a week for after-hours arraignments and warrants…Judge Rogers is a shining example of what all citizens of Batavia should strive to be.”
The endorsements Judge Rogers’ has received have caught the attention of many local Republicans according to local attorney and City Republican Chair David Saleh. “I’ve been contacted by many Republicans from Batavia and around the county who have been very impressed by the support Judge Rogers’ is receiving” Saleh said.
“He’s been endorsed by an impressive group of people including our County Sheriff, our Commissioner of Social Services, the head of Genesee Justice, the Genesee County Attorney, the President of our City Council and now the Association representing so many of the employees of our Sheriff’s Department. This all shows that Judge Rogers has proven himself as a fantastic lawyer and Judge and he is the ONLY candidate who can complete the full ten-year term. He has definitely earned the support of Batavia’s Republicans as our endorsed Republican Candidate for the upcoming June 25th primary.”