Gov. Dayton Taps David Lillehaug to Fill Supreme Court Vacancy

By KBJR News 1

Gov. Dayton Taps David Lillehaug to Fill Supreme Court Vacancy

March 26, 2013 Updated Oct 11, 2013 at 5:17 PM CDT

St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Governor Mark Dayton has appointed Minnesota's US Attorney to fill a vacancy in the Minnesota Supreme Court.

The Governor tapped David Lillehaug to replace Justice Paul Anderson who is retiring.

Lillehaug, a Minneapolis attorney, was appointed by President Clinton to be the US attorney for Minnesota.

He also served as Senator Al Franken's Chief Minnesota counsel in the 2008 ballot recount.

Justice Anderson will retire from the Bench at the end of May.

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