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Hall of Fame 2010

Judge Ernesto Scorsone

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Judge Ernesto Scorsone, Lexington, Ky. (1952-). Caucasian. . As a lawyer, state representative and senator, Judge Scorsone is known to promote human rights, expand minority hiring and closing the achievement gap for Kentucky students. Judge Scorsone received his law degree from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 1976. He was elected to the Kentucky House of Representatives in 1984, where he served 12 years. He was subsequently elected to the Kentucky Senate, where he also served 12 years. Mr. Scorsone was appointed to Fayette Circuit Court by Gov. Steve Beshear in 2008. During his legal and political career, Judge Scorsone has fought to extend civil rights protections based on sexual orientation.

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Judge Ernesto Scorsone
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