John F. Reif - Score: 23%
Vice-Chief Justice John Reif of Skiatook was appointed to the Oklahoma Supreme Court by Governor Brad Henry in October 2007. He has served in the state judiciary for over twenty nine years. Before joining the Supreme Court, Justice Reif served as a member of the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals for twenty- three years. He has also served as a special district judge and an assistant district attorney in Tulsa County. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1973 from the University of Tulsa and a Juris Doctor degree in 1977 from the University of Tulsa College of Law.
Steven W. Taylor - Score: 72%
Justice Steven W. Taylor was born June 7, 1949 in Henryetta, Oklahoma. He graduated McAlester Public Schools in 1967. He earned his B.A. in Political Science from Oklahoma State University in 1971. Justice Taylor received the Juris Doctor degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 1974.
Taylor joined the United States Marine Corps in 1970 and served on active duty from 1974-1978. He was trained as an infantry platoon commander and later served as a prosecutor and Chief Defense Counsel. In 1977 he became the youngest judge in the U.S. Armed Forces. He was...
Joseph M. Watt - Score: 17%
Justice Joseph M. Watt was born in Austin, Texas, March 8, 1947. He graduated from Austin High School in 1965. He received his B.A. degree in History/Government from Texas Tech University in 1969, and his Doctor of Jurisprudence Degree from the University of Texas Law School in 1972. That same year, Watt was named Outstanding Law Student in the Nation by the Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity and he was elected to the University of Texas Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa National Honorary Leadership. Watt was admitted to practice law in both Texas and Oklahoma. He moved to Altus, Oklahoma, in 1973...
James R. Winchester - Score: 74%
Justice James Winchester was appointed Jan. 4, 2000 as a member of the Supreme Court of Oklahoma, the state's court of last resort for civil matters. A native of Clinton, Oklahoma, Justice Winchester received his bachelors of art from the University of Oklahoma and his juris doctorate from Oklahoma City University.