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Judge G. Helen Whitener Honored as 2019 Woman of the Year

March 27, 2019 Judge G. Helen Whitener has been honored by the Seattle University School of Law with its 2019 Woman of the Year Award. The Woman of the Year award recognizes an accomplished leader who is committed to women’s issues, and is a role model...

Judge Halee Weinstein Offers Veterans a Helping Hand

January 23, 2019 (Baltimore Jewish Times) By Susan C. Ingram On a recent Tuesday, a large courtroom at the Eastside District Court at North Avenue and Harford Road was busy with veterans, mentors and representatives from organizations such as the Red Cross and United Way—as well as...

New York Association of Lesbian and Gay Judges Holds Annual Dinner

January 17, 2019 The New York Association of Lesbian and Gay Judges held its annual dinner on January 17th at the Trinity Place Restaurant in lower Manhattan. Co-sponsored by the Richard C. Failla LGBTQ Commission of the New York State Courts, the dinner drew more than 50...

Washington State Judge Helen Whitener is Honored

February 2, 2019 Judge G. Helen Whitener has received the Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association’s Diversity Award. The award recognizes her dedicated commitment to enhancing and promoting diversity within the legal profession and the Pierce County community. Also in February 2019, Judge Whitener was the keynote speaker for...