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December 24, 2008

Granholm appoints Stephens and Shapiro to COA

Yesterday, Governor Granholm appointed Cynthia Stephens of Detroit and Douglas Shapiro of Ann Arbor to fill vacancies on the Michigan Court of Appeals.

Stephens, a circuit court judge, replaces Judge Helene White, who was recently appointed a federal judge.' A short bio for Judge Stephens can be found here.

Shapiro, a partner in Muth & Shapiro, P.C., replaces Judge Michael Smolenski, who has retired.' Mr. Shapiro's' law firm bio can be found here.

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