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Posted On: 7/19/2017

Executive Budish Issues Statement on Passing of Former Judge Jean Murrell Capers




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Jeane’ Holley: (216) 698-2544; jholley@cuyahogacounty.us


CLEVELAND - Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish issued the following statement:

“I offer my condolences to the family of Judge Capers. As the first African-American woman elected to the Cleveland City Council, Judge Capers was a pioneer and a leader in the community, leaving a lasting legacy.”