GOP Hopefuls Face 3-Way Race For Pa. High Court Vacancy

Law360 (May 12, 2021, 5:39 PM EDT) -- Voters in the Keystone State are gearing up to select candidates in next week's primary election to carry their party's banner to fill an upcoming vacancy on the seven-member Pennsylvania Supreme Court created by the pending retirement of Justice Thomas Saylor.

Three Republican candidates, including two members of the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and a member of the Philadelphia County bench, are set to square off to determine who will appear on the November ballot.

The Democrats, meanwhile, will have only a single candidate on the ballot on Tuesday.

The election comes as Justice Saylor, a Republican who has served on the...

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