COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine issued the following statement on the nomination of State Solicitor Eric E. Murphy to the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
“I am proud that President Trump has nominated State Solicitor Eric E. Murphy for a judgeship on the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Eric has a sharp legal mind, and will interpret the law fairly. Eric has done a great job representing Ohio in federal court, before the Ohio Supreme Court and the U.S. Supreme Court, and I know that Eric will do an outstanding job as an appellate judge on the 6th Circuit. I urge the U.S. Senate to act on his nomination quickly.”