DeKalb County State Court Judge Dax Lopez, a one-time board member and fundraiser with the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials (GALEO), has been bypassed by Gov. Brian Kemp for a Stone Mountain Superior Court judgeship. Instead, the appointment goes to DeKalb State Court Traffic Division Judge Shondeana Morris, an African-American Mercer University law school graduate who Kemp labeled “the right choice.”
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