The Judicial Nominating Commission announced 11 finalists from an initial field of 20 to replace retiring Justice Robert D. Rucker.
The shooter couldn’t legally buy a gun because he was a convicted felon. So another man bought it instead and sold it to the shooter.
Last month, President Obama nominated Winfield Ong and Myra Selby to the federal bench.
The percent of people voting to retain Supreme Court Justice Steven David could fall below average.
The finalists are Hamilton County Judge Steven Nation, Tippecanoe County Judge Loretta Rush and Indianapolis attorney Geoffrey Slaughter.
Massa begins his work today as the state’s 107th Supreme Court justice.