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State of Pennsylvania May 19, 2009 Election
 Smart Voter Anne E. Lazarus

Candidate for
Justice; Pennsylvania Superior Court; Democratic Party

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Biographical Highlights
  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Common Pleas Judge
  • Appointed by Governor Robert P. Casey in 1991; Nearly 20 years of Judicial Experience
  • Chair, Ethics Committee of the State Conference of Trial Judges
  • First-ever Recipient of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Pro Bono Award
  • "Highly Recommended" by the Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Coordinated criminal homicide and major jury trials for the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania
  • Author of five Law Review articles
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Equal access to justice for all Pennsylvanians
  • Judicial independence
  • Perception of fairness and an absence of bias in Pennsylvania's courtrooms
Key Endorsements
  • Pennsylvania Democratic State Committee
  • Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO
  • Pennsylvania NOW
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