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Appointed: Debra Ann Livingston, as U.S. Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, June 1.
Appointed: Frederick J. Kapala, as U.S. District Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, May 10.
Appointed: Halil Suleyman Ozerden, as U.S. District Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi, May 3.
Appointed: Ben T. Barry, as U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Arizona, April 26.
Elevated: U.S. District Judge Edward W. Nottingham, to Chief Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, succeeding U.S. District Judge Lewis Babcock, June 8.
Senior Status: U.S. District Judge Robert E. Payne, U.S. District Court
or the Eastern District of Virginia, May 7.
Retired: U.S. Senior Judge John C. Lifland, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, May 31.
Deceased: U.S. Senior Judge Clifford Scott Green, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, May 31.
Deceased: U.S. Senior Judge James H. Jarvis, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, June 6.