The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Chicago family law attorney Regina Ann Scannicchio to the 14th Judicial Subcircuit vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Lawrence O'Gara.
Scannicchio was among the finalists when Associate Judges were last chosen in 2009. A 1988 graduate of John Marshall Law School, Scannichio is a member of the Executive Committee of the law school's Board of Directors. Her appointment is effective July 5, and terminates on December 3, 2012.
Wait -- there wasn't a phone call to Messrs. Madigan and Cullerton after all? - Yesterday, I went off on a speculative binge. I imagined what Bruce Rauner might have said to Messrs. Madigan and Cullerton when he supposedly called them ...
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