September 2018

Transitions September/October 2018

Chief Judge Michael L. Murphy of the Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit submitted his letter of resignation on September, 28, 2018; accepted by Governor Deal on October 3rd, effective November 1st. 

Judge Doris L. Downs of the Atlanta Judicial Circuit submitted her letter of resignation on September 11, 2018. Governor Deal accepted Judge Downs’ resignation on September 25, 2018, effective October 31, 2018. Judge Downs was appointed as a Senior Judge of the Superior Courts of Georgia on October 31, 2018. 

In Memoriam - September 2018

posting soon. 


November and December

Judge Rebecca Crumrine Rieder



Judge Rebecca Crumrine Rieder was sworn in as a Superior Court Judge of the Atlanta Judicial Circuit on November 7, 2018 to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of the Judge Doris L. Downs.  

Transitions - September 2018


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