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Judge Pat Diamond in Robes

A Few Words From Pat

Governor Mark Dayton appointed me as a judge in Ramsey County in 2012 having received my name through the judicial merit selection process.  Since that time, I have been honored to serve Ramsey County and have presided over thousands of cases.  I understand  that coming to court as a defendant, a victim, a witness, or a juror, is difficult and can be traumatic.  I work to treat everyone with dignity and respect. I seek to bring patience, simple kindness, and a practical approach.  I have also worked hard to address the significant racial disparities that plague our community and our justice system and recognize so much remains to be done.  I have the judicial experience, background, temperament, and personal commitment to earn your support and will continue to work hard to honor the trust you have placed in me.