Wade McCree http://michiganradio.org en Suspended judge faces tenure commission hearing http://michiganradio.org/post/suspended-judge-faces-tenure-commission-hearing <p>ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - A judge who a state agency says had an affair with a woman who had a child-support case pending in his court is facing a key hearing.</p><p>The Michigan Judicial Tenure Commission hearing for Wayne County Circuit Judge Wade McCree began Monday in Ann Arbor and could last several days. A retired judge is presiding.</p><p>Geniene La'Shay Mott disclosed an affair with McCree in December. He was placed on leave and then suspended without pay in February.</p><p>The commission says McCree lied during the agency's ethics investigation and falsely reported to prosecutors that Mott was stalking him.</p><p>McCree's attorney, Brian Einhorn, has said the judge shouldn't lose his job.</p><p>The state Supreme Court reprimanded McCree last year after he sent a shirtless photo of himself to a female court employee. Mon, 20 May 2013 15:43:48 +0000 The Associated Press 12639 at http://michiganradio.org