Kathryn Schrader

Kathryn Schrader

Gwinnett County Superior Court Judge Kathryn Schrader's bid to be re-elected was defeated by Magistrate Judge Deborah Fluker on Tuesday.

With 100% of Gwinnett's precincts listed as "fully counted" in the nonpartisan runoff for Schrader's Superior Court seat, Fluker outperformed the incumbent by a margin of 59.22% to 40.78%. The results are unofficial until certified by elections officials.

Since it is a nonpartisan race, the winner of the runoff takes the seat.

Schrader had been running while awaiting a re-trial in a computer trespassing case. A new trial had originally been scheduled for April, after the initial trial in February ended in a mistrial, but the court system has been shut down since March because of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus disease pandemic.

I'm a Crawford Long baby who grew up in Marietta and eventually wandered to the University of Southern Mississippi for college. Earned a BA in journalism (double minor in political science and history). Previously worked in Florida and Clayton County.

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(1) comment

tim

Oh No K schrader, how you survive without all that bribe money? Guess what no one cares. Know how Gwinnett truly feels about you now don't you? Lets just hope you don't escape justice for your crimes against them now.

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