Katherine Grace Leonard Nominated to Intermediate Court of Appeals

HONOLULU - Governor Linda Lingle nominated Katherine Grace Leonard to the Intermediate Court of Appeals Friday.

The nomination came Friday, three days after the state Senate rejected Lingle's initial nominee, Honolulu Circuit Judge Randal Lee.

Leonard will fill the seat that was previously held by the Honorable Judge John S.W. Lim, who passed away in June.

The Senate has 30 days to confirm or reject the nomination.