Florida judges win retention
Norm Lewis on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 9:52 pm
Three state Supreme Court justices have won retention, overcoming a Republican bid to oust them, the Associated Press reported.
Justices R. Fred Lewis, Barbara Pariente and Peggy Quince each led about 67 percent to 33 percent Tuesday with more than half the expected vote counted, according to the AP.
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