appellate judges

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A Missouri appeals court panel has upheld the ballot summary for a proposed constitutional amendment that would change the process for selecting appellate judges.

In its ruling Monday, a three-judge panel of the Western District Court of Appeals certified the summary that voters will see on the November ballot.

A proposed constitutional amendment to revise the selection process for appellate judges is headed to Missouri voters.

The Missouri Senate has approved a proposed constitutional amendment revising the selection process for appellate judges.