Boot Camp for Chief Magistrates

Submitted by Chief Judge Allen Wiginton, Pickens County


Chief Judge Boot Camp for Chief Magistrates 


A New Chief Judge Boot Camp for Chief Magistrates convened in Athens on December 5 and 6, 2016. The opening session was led by Chief Judge Kristina Blum, Gwinnett County; Chief Judge Allen Wigington, Pickens County; Chief Judge Jimmy Griner, Screven County; and Chief Judge Bob Turner, Houston County. More than 30 new Chief Judges will take office on January 1, 2017. As Chief Judges, they will be leading Magistrate Courts, appointing new judges and clerks and ensuring the fair administration of justice.

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