Ohio Third District Court of Appeals
|Ohio Third District Court of Appeals|
|Method:||Non-partisan election of judges|
This Court has appellate jurisdiction over the judgments and final orders issued by:
within the district. "The Court also has original jurisdiction to decide in the first instance petitions for writ of mandamus, habeas corpus, quo warranto, prohibition and procedendo."
The Third Court's office is located in Allen County. The Third Appellate District includes the counties of Allen, Auglaize, Crawford, Defiance, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Logan, Marion, Mercer, Paulding, Putnam, Seneca, Shelby, Union, Van Wert and Wyandot. 
|Judge Vernon Preston||2007-2015|
|Judge Stephen Shaw||1987-2017||Republican|
|Judge John Willamowski||2007-2019||Republican|
|Judge Richard M. Rogers||2004-2017||Gov. Bob Taft||Republican|
2012 electionTo organize the columns, click on the arrows in the column heading.
|Candidate||Incumbency||Party||Term||Primary Vote||Election Vote|
|Third District, Term Commencing February 9||(R): Richard M. Rogers||Richard M. Rogers was up for re-election.||Richard M. Rogers|
|Third District, Term Commencing February 11||(R): Stephen Shaw||Stephen Shaw was up for re-election.||Stephen Shaw|