Justice-elect swears in state reps at Beaumont

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  • (Left to right) First-term state Rep. Juanita Brent, Ohio Supreme Court Justice-elect Melody Stewart, and three-term state Rep. Janine Boyd, after Stewart swore in the two state representatives in a ceremony at Beaumont School. All three women are graduates. (Credit: Beaumont School)

  • In a ceremony at Beaumont School, Ohio Supreme Court Justice-elect Melody Stewart swears-in state Rep. Janine Boyd (D-Cleveland Heights) on a Bible held by her fiance and daughter.

  • First-term state Rep. Juanita Brent (D-Harvard/Lee) swears the oath of office administered by Ohio Supreme Court Justice-elect Melody Stewart on a Bible held by Brent's goddaughter.  Both women are alumnae of the Beaumont School, which hosted the ceremony on Dec 16. (Credit: Beaumont School)

  • Beaumont School President Wendy Hoke welcomes guests to the swearing-in of state representatives Janine Boyd (behind Hoke, immediate right) and Juanita Brent (far right) by the first black female justice-elect of the Ohio Supreme Court, Melody Stewart.  All three women are Beaumont alumnae.(Credit: Beaumont School)

  • State Rep. Juanita Brent (second from left), Ohio Supreme Court justice-elect Melody Stewart (fourth from left), and state Rep. Janine Boyd (fifth from left) pose with current students at the Beaumont School in Cleveland Heights shortly after the justice-elect swore in the two representatives on Dec. 16.(Credit: Beaumont School)

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