Delaware Supreme Court Justice

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8:49 am
Wed September 24, 2014

Markell Names State Supreme Court Justice

Jack Markell
Credit governor.delaware.gov

DOVER, Del. (AP) - Gov. Jack Markell has nominated the head judge of Delaware's Superior Court system to become the next state Supreme Court justice.

Markell on Tuesday the nomination of Superior Court President Judge James T. Vaughn Jr. to replace Justice Carolyn Berger, who retired Sept. 1.

Vaughn has been a Superior Court for 15 years and has served as President Judge since 2004.

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Local News
8:34 am
Tue November 12, 2013

Four Judges in the Running for Top Delaware Court Job

Leo Strine Jr, Chief Judge of the Delaware Court of Chancery
Credit courts.delaware.gov

There are four Democrats now being considered for chief justice of the Delaware Supreme Court.

With Delaware home to more than half of the publicly traded companies in the United States it seen as the most influential judicial jobs in corporate America.

While the selection process is confidential, the Wilmington News Journal reports, sources close to the process provided the names of those who submitted applications to the Judicial Nominating Commission.

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