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Jackson County Attorney Appointed District Court Judge

Mon 10-5-2020

(St. Paul, Mn.)-- Governor Tim Walz announced the appointment of Jackson County Attorney Sherry Haley as a District Court Judge in Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District yesterday. This appointment will fill the vacancy created by the appointment of the Honorable Gordon Moore to the Minnesota Supreme Court. This seat will be chambered in Nobles County.

Governor Walz stated, “I am pleased to appoint Ms. Haley to the Fifth Judicial District.  Her experience as a county attorney and common-sense approach to our justice system distinguish Ms. Haley. I look forward to seeing her continue to work on behalf of the people of Minnesota.”

The Fifth Judicial District consists of 15 counties in southwest Minnesota: Blue Earth, Brown, Cottonwood, Faribault, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Martin, Murray, Nicollet, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood, Rock, and Watonwan.

(Courtesy Community First Broadcasting station KKOJ in Jackson, Mn.)