News Briefs: September 2012Oct 1st, 2012 | By Douglas C. Melcher | Category: News Briefs
» On September 21, 2012, Roy W. McLeese III was sworn in as an Associate Judge of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals. To read an article published by The Blog of LegalTimes about the ceremony, click here. To retrieve a biographical statement about Judge McLeese from the Court of Appeals’ website, click here.
» On September 20, 2012, the Superior Court of the District of Columbia issued an administrative order providing for electronic filing in the Neglect and Abuse, Juvenile, and Domestic Relations Branches of the Family Court. To retrieve an electronic copy of the order from the Superior Court’s website, click here.
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