- Associated Press - Monday, December 12, 2016

PHOENIX (AP) - Maricopa County Superior Court Judge James Beene has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the Arizona Court of Appeals.

Gov. Doug Ducey announced his appointment of Beene to the appeals court on Monday morning.

Beene served as a Superior Court judge for seven years and worked previously for the Maricopa County Attorney’s office and Arizona Attorney General’s Office.

Ducey says Beene has a strong record as a judge and brings a range of experience to his new job.

Beene was appointed to fill a vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Maurice Portley.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide