Lifelong resident of Madison County Sarah Smith has announced that she will be running for Fifth District Appellate Court. This court covers thirty-seven southern counties in Illinois. In 2018 she was elected Circuit Judge of the Third Judicial Circuit.

Along with serving her judicial duties in 2018 Smith has spent time serving our country. Smith tells The Big Z this is a move that she is ready to make.

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Prior to becoming a judge, Smith practiced civil litigation and after she had served as a prosecutor in the Madison County States Attorney’s office for five years. Smith will be on the ballot in the November 2, 2020 election.

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