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December 16, 2012 12:00 AM

Lawton R. Nuss: Competition key to picking jurists

As a former Marine Corps combat engineer, I appreciate Army Gen. George S. Patton Jr. Just before his troops stormed Normandy beaches to help liberate Europe, he gave them a rousing speech. The general reminded them that they had all “admired the champion marble player, the fastest runner … and the All-American football players.”

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