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Sheryl Gordon McCloud is third candidate for vacant Supreme Court seat

Appellate lawyer Sheryl Gordon McCloud will run for the state’s highest court, seeking to replace retiring Justice Tom Chambers.

She is the third candidate in the race, making it likely the election won’t be decided until November. A Supreme Court candidate has to receive a majority of the votes in the August primary to eliminate the other candidates; otherwise, the top two proceed to the general election.

The growing field includes former Pierce County Executive John Ladenburg and King County Superior Court Judge Bruce Hilyer. Former Justice Richard Sanders is also considering a run.

McCloud, who lives on Bainbridge Island and works in Seattle,

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