Scott Circuit Court Judge Jason M. Mount will temporarily step down from his seat on the bench after informing the court he would be unable to perform the duties of his office, a Friday order of the Indiana Supreme Court announced.
Serving in his place as judge pro tempore will be Senior Judge Alison T. Frazier. Frazier’s term began effective Thursday, Dec. 13. Frazier’s tenure on the bench will remain in effect until further order of the court.
She will be compensated at the same rate as the regular judge commencing from the effective date of her appointment.