Texas Supreme Court Justice Eva Guzman Resigns

Her resignation is effective Friday, she told Gov. Greg Abbott in a letter.

Marjorie Kamys Cotera / The Texas Tribune
Texas Supreme Court Justice Eva Guzman at The Texas Tribune Festival on Sept. 20, 2014

Her resignation will create a vacancy on the state's highest civil court, which Abbott will be able to fill with an appointment. The court is currently occupied by all Republicans.

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