Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
I. Harry Lyon, Pelham, for appellants.
William A. Jackson, Birmingham, for appellee.
Supreme Court of Alabama.
Governor George C. Wallace appointed his wife's brother, Hubert Taylor, to a vacancy on the Court of Criminal Appeals. Harry Lyon, the appellant here, filed a quo warranto action, contending that the appointment violated § 41-1-5, Code 1975. The trial court held that § 41-1-5, Code, this state's Anti-Nepotism Act, did not apply to judicial appointments. Lyon appealed. We affirm.
The Governor is authorized by the Constitution to fill vacancies...
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