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January 21, 2015

Judicial Elections

The Virginia General Assembly has elected Court of Appeals Judge D. Arthur Kelsey to the Supreme Court of Virginia, filling a seat vacated by Chief Justice Cynthia D. Kinser’s retirement.

Legislators also elected Judge Mary Grace O’Brien, Judge Richard Y. Atlee Jr., and lawyer Wesley G. Russell Jr. to the Virginia Court of Appeals. They will fill the positions created by the retirements of Chief Judge Walter S. Felton and Judge Robert P. Frank, and by Kelsey’s move to the Supreme Court.

Updated: Jan 21, 2015