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March 5, 2014 at 11:14 AM

Seattle attorney appointed federal public defender for Western Washington

Attorney Michael Filipovic has been appointed as the federal Public Defender for the Western District of Washington by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. The 9th Circuit’s Chief Judge Alex Kozinski made the announcement this morning. Filipovic, 61, replaces Tom Hillier, who had held the position for an unprecedented 28 years before retiring last week. Filipovic…

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