ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland state lawmaker has been appointed to be a judge in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court.
Gov. Martin O’Malley announced Tuesday that Del. Cathy Vitale has been appointed to the bench.READ MORE: Protests Continued In Maryland Saturday Over A SCOTUS Decision To Overturn Roe V. Wade
It was one of several judicial appointments announced by O’Malley on Tuesday.READ MORE: Man Found Dead Near His Walker On Anne Arundel County Roadway Saturday, Police Say
Vitale, a Republican, has served in the Maryland House of Delegates since 2010. She was re-elected to her seat last month.
Now, the Anne Arundel County Republican Central Committee will nominate someone to take her place in the House. The recommended replacement will be forwarded to the governor for final approval.MORE NEWS: Man Shot In Joppatowne Saturday, Sheriff's Office Says
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