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Governor Appoints New Sixth Judicial District Circuit Court Judge

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5/16/2014

OFFICE OF GOVERNOR MATT MEAD
State Capitol
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Ph. (307) 777-7437

May 16, 2014

******FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE******

Contact:
Renny MacKay
Communications Director
renny.mackay@wyo.gov

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Matt Mead has selected Matt Castano as the new Circuit Court Judge for the Sixth Judicial District in Crook and Weston Counties.

“Matt is an experienced attorney who has a passion for the judicial process and our Constitution. He has served as Circuit Court Magistrate in Albany County and in other judicial capacities. Matt came highly recommended and I am pleased to appoint him to the bench,” Governor Mead said.

Castano is currently in private practice. He received his law degree from the University of Wyoming and, in addition to being a Circuit Court Magistrate, he has been an alternate municipal court judge and a presiding judge for the Albany County Adult Court Supervised Treatment Program.

“I thank Governor Mead and the Judicial Nominating Committee for this opportunity. It is a great honor to serve the people of Crook and Weston Counties,” Castano said.

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