Proposed Reappointment of The Federal Public Defender

NOTICE OF PROPOSED REAPPOINTMENT OF THE FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER
FOR THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF MAINE
 
 
             The current term of office of David Beneman, Federal Public Defender for the District of
Maine, is due to expire on December 29, 2017.  The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit is considering the reappointment of David Beneman to a new four-year term of office subject to public notice and opportunity for public comment.  Upon reappointment, the incumbent would continue to perform the duties of his office as specified in The Criminal Justice Act of 1964, as amended, 18 U.S.C. § 3006A.
 
            Members of the bar and the public are invited to submit comments for consideration by the Court of Appeals regarding the reappointment of Federal Public Defender David Beneman to a new term of office.  All comments will be kept confidential and should be directed to Susan J. Goldberg, Circuit Executive, United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, Office of the Circuit Executive, John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Way, Suite 3700, Boston, Massachusetts 02210.  Comments must be received by May 22, 2017.