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REAPPOINTMENT OF RECALLED MAGISTRATE JUDGE HUGH B. SCOTT

Thursday, April 27, 2017

REAPPOINTMENT OF RECALLED
MAGISTRATE JUDGE HUGH B. SCOTT

 
            United States Magistrate Judge Hugh B. Scott seeks another term as a recalled Magistrate Judge in the Western District of New York.  Judge Scott’s current term expires on July 1, 2017.  The Judicial Council of the Second Circuit is considering the reappointment of Judge Scott 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 Hugh B. Scott to another term of office.  All comments will be kept confidential and should be directed to:
 
Karen Greve Milton
Circuit Executive
U.S. Courts for the Second Circuit
40 Foley Square, Room 2904
New York, NY 10007

Comments must be received no later than June 2, 2017.