Circuit Judge Tom Young Jr. http://apr.org en Ala. Judge Must Step Aside In Casino Raid Case http://apr.org/post/ala-judge-must-step-aside-casino-raid-case <p></p><p>The Alabama Supreme Court has ordered a Macon County judge to step aside from a case involving the state attorney general's seizure of electronic gambling machines from VictoryLand casino in Shorter.</p><p>The court ruled Friday on a request by Attorney General Luther Strange to have Macon County Circuit Judge Tom Young step aside. Young has initially refused to give the attorney general a search warrant for the raid in February, but did so reluctantly after being ordered by the Supreme Court.</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:38:33 +0000 The Associated Press 36606 at http://apr.org Ala. Judge Must Step Aside In Casino Raid Case Judge Won't Step Aside From Alabama Casino Case http://apr.org/post/judge-wont-step-aside-alabama-casino-case <P>A Macon County judge has refused to step aside from deciding what to do about gambling machines and cash seized from VictoryLand casino in Shorter.</P> <P>State Attorney General Luther Strange had asked Circuit Judge Tom Young Jr. to recuse himself on grounds that he is prejudiced against the state's evidence. Young ruled at a hearing Tuesday that he is not prejudiced and will remain on the case rather than sending it to another judge. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 21:38:44 +0000 The Associated Press 27017 at http://apr.org Judge Won't Step Aside From Alabama Casino Case