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December 14, 2010

News: Chief Justice Kelly forms task force to examine judicial selection process

News outlets are reporting that Chief Justice Kelly and Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Ryan will chair a yearlong project to identify failings in the manner in which Michigan selects judges and justices. Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor has agred to act as the honorary chairwoman. The identities of the remaining 22 members of the task force have not been released. The Detroit Free Press's coverage can be found here.

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