Valeri Haughton

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Valeri Haughton
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Court Information:
Monroe County Circuit Court, Indiana
Title:   Judge
Position:   No. 6
Active:   2008-12/31/2020
Personal History
Party:   Democratic
Undergraduate:   University of Iowa
Law School:   University of Iowa
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Monroe County Circuit Court
Position:  No. 6
State:  Indiana
Election information 2014:
Party:   Democratic
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary date:  5/6/2014
Primary vote:  100%ApprovedA
Election date:  11/4/2014
Election vote:  56.6%ApprovedA

Valeri Haughton is a judge for the sixth seat of the Monroe County Circuit Court in Indiana. She was first elected to the position in 2008.[1] She was re-elected on November 4, 2014, for a term that expires on December 31, 2020.[2]



See also: Indiana judicial elections, 2014
Haughton ran for re-election to the Monroe County Circuit Court.
Primary: She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on May 6, 2014.
General: She defeated Karen A. Wyle in the general election on November 4, 2014, receiving 56.6 percent of the vote.[2][3][4]


In 2008, Haughton ran for the sixth seat on the Monroe County Circuit Court. In the Democratic primary she ran against three other opponents, Holly M. Harvey, Alphonso "Al" Manns and Fred Turner. She won the primary with 37.5% of the vote. In the general election Haughton ran against Republican opponent Joby D. Jerrells. She won the general election with 61.4% of the vote.[5]


Haughton earned her undergraduate and J.D. degrees from the University of Iowa.[6]


  • 2009-2020: Judge, Monroe County Circuit Court
  • 2007-2008: Attorney, Office of the Public Defender, Bloomington, Indiana
  • 1997-2005: Attorney, Monroe County Prosecutor
  • 1993-1997: Attorney, Marion County Prosecutor[6]

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