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New District Court judge in Montgomery

Dan Morse

Audrey A. Creighton, an assistant public defender in Montgomery County, has been appointed a District Court judge.

Governor Martin O’Malley appointed her to fill the vacancy created by the elevation of Judge Cheryl A. McCally to the Circuit Court, the governor's office said in a statement.

She beat out eight other nominees.

Creighton is a past president of the Maryland Hispanic Bar Association. She also teaches at the American University Washington College of Law, which provides a bio of her here.

"I am honored and humbled," said Creighton, who grew up in Montgomery County. "I view the judicial appointment as a wonderful opportunity to give back to the community that has given me so much."

This item has been updated since it was first published.

-- Dan Morse

By Dan Morse  |  July 30, 2010; 2:54 PM ET
Categories:  Dan Morse , From the Courthouse , Montgomery  
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