Earlier this year, Justice Evelyn Lundberg Stratton announced that she would step down from the Supreme Court of Ohio at the end of this year, before her term expires January 1, 2015. She plans to help disabled veterans caught up in the criminal justice system.
Governor Kasich has announced the process he will use to select her replacement on the high court. He also released a list of legal professionals who will help advise him in this process. Read the Governor’s press release about this here.