This thirtieth annual report of the District of Columbia Commission on Judicial disabilities and Tenure covers activities during the fiscal year ended September 30, 2005. It also discusses the statutory authority and procedures of the Commission and summarizes noteworthy developments during fiscal year 2005.
Ronald Richardson, an appointee of Mayor Anthony Williams resigned from the Commission on December 31, 2004, due to his retirement as Executive Vice President of the Hotel and Restaurant Employees International Union, and his relocation to Tacoma, Washington. Mr. Richardson served on the Commission for twelve years and served as Chairperson from 2000 - 2004. The Commission expresses its deepest gratitude to Ron Richardson for his outstanding service, his dedication to the Commission staff, and his expemplary leadership.