Indiana’s 1st Female Chief Justice Taking Office

INDIANAPOLIS (AP): Loretta Rush is about to become the first female Supreme Court chief justice in Indiana history.
 
Rush is scheduled to be sworn in Monday afternoon by Gov. Mike Pence. She replaces current Chief Justice Brent Dickson, who announced in June that he would step down but stay on as an associate justice. He faces mandatory retirement when he turns 75 in 2016.