Mary Russell http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mary Russell To Become Chief Justice Of Mo. Supreme Court Next Week http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mary-russell-become-chief-justice-mo-supreme-court-next-week <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Judge Mary Russell is set to become Chief Justice of the Missouri Supreme Court next week.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Hannibal native has sat on the state's highest court since 2004, and previously served on the Appeals court for Missouri's Eastern District.&nbsp; Russell lists the expansion of specialty courts as one of her top priorities for her two-year term.</span></p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 23:38:48 +0000 Marshall Griffin 27752 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mary Russell To Become Chief Justice Of Mo. Supreme Court Next Week