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Ohio State Government November 5, 2002 Election
Judge; Ohio State Supreme Court; 6 Year Term Starting 1/1/03 Voter Information

6 Year Term.

To hear all cases involving questions arising under the Ohio Constitution or statues; to hear appeals decided by Courts of Appeals. The Supreme Court's descisions are final except in cases involving the U.S. Constitution, statues, or treaties.

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Maureen O'Connor 1,677,946 votes 57.2%

  • Occupation: Lt. Governor of Ohio/Director of the Department of Public Sa
  • EDUCATION: B.A., 1973, Seton Hill College, Greensburg, PA
  • Post Graduate Work, M.A.T. Program, S.U.N.Y., Binghamton, N.Y., 1975-1976
  • Cleveland Marshall College of Law, J.D., 1980
  • National Judicial College, Reno, N.V., Continuing Judicial Education
  • Ohio Judicial College, Continuing Judicial Education
Tim Black 1,253,911 votes 42.8%
  • Occupation: Judge, Hamilton County Municipal Court, 1994 to present.
  • EDUCATION: A.B., Harvard University, cum laude, 1975
  • J.D., Chase College of Law, 1983.
  • Serving in ninth year as judge; ten prior years experience as an attorney;
  • six prior years experience as a school teacher and varsity coach.

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