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Smart Voter
Ohio State Government November 2, 2004 Election
Candidates Answer Questions on the Issues
Judge; Supreme Court; Unexpired Term Ending December 31, 2006

The questions were prepared by the League of Women Voters of Ohio and asked of all candidates for this office.

See below for questions on Experience

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1. What is your Legal/Judicial Experience?

Answer from Terrence O'Donnell:

I began my public service career as a member of the State Judiciary in 1980: 14 years as a Common Pleas judge, 8 years on the Ohio Court of Appeals, and now more than a year as a Justice of the OhioSupreme Court. I have instructed courses in law at both Cleveland State and Dyke College, practiced law with the firm of Marshman, Snyder & Corrigan and got early training as a law clerk from Justice J.J. Corrigan, Judge John M. Manos and Judge John V. Corrigan.

Answer from William O'Neill:

Judge O'Neill has served as lead counsel in over 100 jury trials. He was in private practice and served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Ohio. He has sat on the Supreme Court of Ohio by appoint and was certified as a Military Judge.

Responses to questions asked of each candidate are reproduced as submitted to the League.  Candidates' statements are presented as submitted. The answers must not exceed 150 words. Direct references to opponents are not permitted.

The order of the candidates is random and changes daily.

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