-- Indiana Chief Justice Loretta Rush has tested positive for a COVID-19
infection and has been quarantined, the state Supreme Court announced
Rush learned about
her infection on Sunday and underwent the test after a family member tested
positive for the coronavirus, the court said in a statement.
Rush has been
working remotely and hasnít been to the Statehouse, where the Supreme Court
justices have offices, since Sept. 1, the court said.
statement did not say whether Rush has been ill and a court spokeswoman
didnít immediately respond to a message seeking additional information.
Rush has been Indianaís chief justice since 2014. She was a Tippecanoe
County judge before being picked for the state Supreme Court in 2012.
Offices for the
Supreme Court remain open, the court said.