Courthouse Connection Newsletter
 Volume 4, Issue 2
Special Edition—June 2012 

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2012 8th Circuit Judicial Conference in Kansas City

Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City welcomes the 8th Circuit Judicial Conference on Aug. 8-10, 2012, focusing on “Landmark Litigation in the 8th Circuit Courts: Views From the Bench, Bar and Academy.” Federal practitioners are invited to gather with the judges from the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals, District Courts, Magistrate and Bankruptcy Courts.

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New District Judge Brian C. Wimes

Judge Brian C. Wimes and Chief Judge Fernando J. Gaitan Jr.

Confirmed by the Senate on April 23, 2012, Brian C. Wimes was sworn in as a U.S. district judge for the Western District of Missouri on April 30, 2012. A formal investiture ceremony will be held later this year.

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Inside This Edition...

2012 8th Circuit Judicial Conference in Kansas City

8th Circuit Court of Appeals Seal

New District Court Judge Brian C. Wimes
12th Annual D. Brook Bartlett Lectures

Bankruptcy Judge Vacancy

Important Conference Dates


July 12—Hotel Registration Closes for the 8th Circuit Judicial Conference


July 12—Conference Registration Closes for the 8th Circuit Judicial Conference


Conference Website

https://www.ce8.uscourts.gov/judconf/

Even if you do not wish to attend any social events, you still must register in order to attend the judicial conference.


 

Save the Date

June 28—Portrait Ceremony for the Honorable Ortrie D. Smith

June 28—Federal Practitioners’ Summer Social, KCMBA
June 29—D. Brook Bartlett Lectures
Aug. 3—Phillips’ and Wimes’ Investiture Ceremony
Aug. 8-10—8th Circuit Judicial Conference

Aug. 9—8th Circuit Judicial Conf. Reception, Kauffman Center
Jun. 29—D. Brook Bartlett Lectures

Aug. 8-10—8th Circuit Judicial Conference in Kansas City

Aug. 9—8th Circuit Judicial Conf. Reception, Kauffman Center



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