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Fairport's Elizabeth Wolford sworn-in as federal judge for NY's western district

Created: 05/05/2014 8:30 PM WHEC.com

A Fairport graduate has been officially sworn-in as a federal judge for New York’s Western District. 

Elizabeth Wolford is now the first woman ever to serve on the federal bench in this district. 

Senator Charles Schumer nominated her and says it was his goal to bring a woman to the federal bench in western New York. 





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