New Judge Named in Madison CountyEDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A prosecutor has been named a new judge in southwestern Illinois. Judges in the state's Third Judicial District have appointed Neil Schroeder as an associate judge. He fills the vacancy left when Kyle Napp was elected a circuit judge in November. Schroeder has been an assistant state's attorney in Madison County since 1998. Before that, he was a prosecutor in Montgomery County. He's a graduate of the law school at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.
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