Press release: On the passing of Moyer, by Batchelder

Editor’s note:  Thomas J. Moyer was the sitting Chief Justice of the Ohio Supreme Court, who originally hailed from Sandusky.  William Batchelder is the Minority Leader in the Ohio House of Representatives, and represents the 69th District.  This press release was issued yesterday.

Batchelder Statement on the Passing of

Chief Justice Thomas J. Moyer

COLUMBUS— House Republican Leader William G. Batchelder (R-Medina) today released the following statement on the passing of Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Thomas J. Moyer.

“Chief Justice Thomas Moyer was a very fine public servant.  He was an excellent chief justice and his death is a loss to the people of the state of Ohio, whom he served so well.  Furthermore a loss to the system of justice upon which he made many important improvements. He will be sorely missed.”