Supreme Court Justice-elect Brian Hagedorn on Saturday thanked GOP activists not just for his April victory, but for “fighting for what’s right.”
Hagedorn, who will take office in August, told delegates he faced a campaign unlike any other candidate for state Supreme Court. He said his character, his integrity and his faith were attacked.
But when that happened, he said, GOP activists came to his rescue, and he credited them with his win over fellow Appeals Court Judge Lisa Neubauer.
“When I got punched, you were the ones who punched back,” Hagedorn said to applause. “When I got knocked down, ...