Blunt Promises Thorough Review of Supreme Court Finalists

1 decade 5 months 4 weeks ago Thursday, July 26 2007 Jul 26, 2007 Thursday, July 26, 2007 1:21:29 PM CDT July 26, 2007 in News
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In a written statement, Blunt said today that selecting a new member of the high court is not something to be done in haste. A judicial committee picked Nannette Baker of St. Louis, Patricia Breckenridge of Nevada, and Ronald Holliger of Blue Springs from a field of 30 applicants. The judge chosen will replace Judge Ronnie White, who resigned July 6 to join a law firm in St. Louis. Blunt must choose from the list the panel submitted. If he makes no selection within 60 days, the panel would select the new judge.

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