Sept. 20, 2012, Santa Fe, NM — Libertarian Party vice presidential nominee Judge Jim Gray continues his eastern tour with speaking events in New Hampshire and Maine on Friday.
Gray, a former California Superior Court judge, is the running mate of Libertarian Party presidential nominee and former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson.
Please see event details below. Media and the public are welcome.
Friday, Sept. 21
12-2 p.m. ET, Franklin Pierce University; Legal Reform, Cato and Over-Criminalization Educational Forum presented by Judge Jim Gray; Spagnuolo Room in the Student Center, 40 University Drive, Rindge, NH. Additional speakers include local Libertarian candidates.
6-8 p.m. ET, University of Southern Maine Muskie School of Public Service; Wishcamper Center Room 133; 34 Bedford Street, Portland, Maine. Speakers include Judge Gray and local Libertarian candidates.
8-9:30 p.m. ET, Meet Judge Gray one-on-one; The Great Lost Bear Pub; 540 Forest Avenue, Portland, Maine.
About vice presidential candidate Jim Gray:
James P. (Jim Gray) served as a trial court judge in Orange County, California from 1983 to 2010. As a nationally known and respected author and speaker who has long advocated reform of the nation's drug laws, Judge Gray has appeared on hundreds of radio and television shows, including twice on the O'Reilly Factor and an ABC News John Stossel Special. He is also the author of three books and a high school musical. Before serving on the bench, Gray was a criminal defense attorney in the Navy JAG Corp (and was awarded Vietnam Service and Combat Action Ribbons during his service), a federal prosecutor with the U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles, and a Peace Corps volunteer in Costa Rica. Judge Gray has been awarded two honorary doctor of law degrees, and each year the Constitutional Rights Foundation of Orange County awards its "Judge James P. Gray Judge of the Year" award to a deserving recipient. Jim Gray is married to his wife, Grace, and has four children, including an adopted Vietnamese son.