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Meet Michigan's Newest Supreme Court Justice

March 1, 2013


Photo Credit | Eric Seals, Detroit Free Press


Governor Rick Snyder appointed Macomb County Chief Circuit Court Judge David Viviano to the Michigan Supreme Court on Wednesday. Viviano will fill the remaining term of Diane Hathaway, who resigned and pleaded guilty to a fraud charge in an illegal short-sale of property she owns. WDET's Pat Batcheller asked Justice Viviano if he was surprised when he got the governor's call, and also to explain his judicial philosophy. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.

Photo Credit | Eric Seals, Detroit Free Press