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State of Pennsylvania November 6, 2007 Election
 Smart Voter Jackie Shogan

Candidate for
Judge; Pennsylvania Superior Court

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Attorney with Thorp, Reed & Armstrong, LLP
  • Duke University School of Law , J.D. (high honors, Order of the Coif)
  • Extensive experience in civil, administrative and criminal law
  • Teaches appellate practice at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • Certified Arbitrator and Mediator
  • Former nurse and nurse educator
  • Recommended by the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Bar Associations
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Judges must avoid even the appearance of impropriety, which includes the appearance of lacking judicial independence
  • There needs to be more openess and transparency in the operations of our courts.
Key Endorsements
  • Pennsylvania State Education Association
  • Post-Gazette, Morning Call, Tribune Review & Inquirer(recommended)
  • Attorney General Tom Corbett and law enforcement across Pennsylvania
Campaign Contact Information

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Created from information supplied by the candidate: September 30, 2007 18:15
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