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Vacancy of Robert P. LeChien

For Circuit Judge - Twentieth Circuit (St. Clair County)

Democratic Candidate:

- Robert P. LeChien
     - "Not Recommended" by the Illinois Civil Justice League
     - Present Duties: Resident Judge - Twentieth Circuit
     - Campaign Committee: Committee to Elect Judge Robert LeChien
     - Rated "Recommended" by the Illinois State Bar Association Judicial Advisory Poll
     - BND Editorial: "Three dark figures capable of changing fate lurk behind tricky ways"

Republican Candidate:

- Laninya A. Cason
     - Present Duties: Retired Associate Judge
     - Website: Facebook & Twitter & LinkedIn
     - Campaign Committee: Committee to Elect Laninya Cason
     - Rated "Not Recommended" by the Illinois State Bar Association Judicial Advisory Poll

Bar Poll Results:

Candidate Meets Requirements Integrity Impartiality Legal Ability Temperament Court Management Health Sensitivity
                 
LeChien 69.91 79.13 72.93 88.74 76.96 65.20 56.33 86.52
Cason 21.81 42.63 40.11 20.94 48.13 35.14 68.82 56.84

ENDORSEMENTS:
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COVERAGE:
- Chicago Daily Law Bulletin: Judges skip retention but still headed for ballot

 

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