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U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York

U.S. Constitution etched

in glass.

U.S. Courthouse

Buffalo, NY

 

 ...

Chief Judge

Frank P. Geraci, Jr.

 

Clerk of Court

Mary C. Loewenguth

 

Buffalo

2 Niagara Square
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 551-1700

 

Rochester

100 State Street
Rochester, NY 14614
(585) 613-4000

 

PLEASE NOTE

When visiting either Courthouse, a picture ID is required for entry into the building.

 

 

Court Announcements and News

REAPPOINTMENT OF RECALLED MAGISTRATE JUDGE THOMAS P. SMITH

February 15, 2017
REAPPOINTMENT OF RECALLED
MAGISTRATE JUDGE THOMAS P. SMITH
 
     United States Magistrate Judge Thomas P. Smith seeks another term as a recalled Magistrate Judge in the District of Connecticut. Judge Smith’s current term expires on June 30, 2017. The Judicial Council of the Second Circuit is considering the reappointment of Judge Smith to another one-year term of office and has determined that he appears to merit reappointment subject to public notice and opportunity for public comment.
 
Upon reappointment, the incumbent would continue to perform the duties of a magistrate judge as specified in title 28, United States Code 636(h).
 
Members of the bar and the public are invited to submit comments for consideration by the Second Circuit Judicial Council regarding the recall reappointment of Magistrate Judge Thomas P. Smith to another term of office. All comments will be kept confidential and should be directed to:
 

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