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A Look Back

Open Ninth Podcast - 100th Episode Special Edition

After three and a half years, 99 episodes and two hosts, here we are – Open Ninth’s 100th episode! To celebrate, Chief Judge Don Myers invited former host, chief judge, and first champion of Open Ninth, Fred Lauten, back on to go behind-the-scenes of our audience’s top 10 favorite episodes. Plus, you’ll hear about our podcast’s origin story, hard lessons our team has had to learn on this journey, and maybe even learn a thing or two about your local judiciary along the way. It's been a wild ride from start to finish, and we're so glad you're here with us.

In this episode

Donald A. Myers, Jr.

Moderator and Chief Judge of the Ninth Judicial Circuit

Judge Donald A. Myers, Jr. has served as a Circuit Judge since 2011. He was elected as Chief Judge and will start his 2-year term on July 1, 2019.

Frederick J. Lauten

Former Chief Judge and Moderator