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Gov. Ricketts Comments on Justice Wright’s Passing

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Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970

Luke Robson, 402-471-1967



LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following news that Justice John F. Wright of the Nebraska Supreme Court had passed away.


“Justice Wright served the people of Nebraska honorably throughout his tenure.  He courageously battled illness in recent years as he continued to serve.  Susanne, the kids, and I send our thoughts and prayers to the Wright family as they mourn his passing.”