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Rebecca W. Blackmore

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Rebecca W. Blackmore
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Current Court Information:
North Carolina 5th Judicial District
Title:   District Court Judge
Appointed by:   Gov. Jim Hunt
Active:   1993-2014
Preceded by:   Jonathan Worth Washburn
Past post:   Attorney in private practice
Past term:   1983-1993
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of North Carolina Wilmington, 1975
Law School:   University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1983

Rebecca W. Blackmore is a district court judge for the 5th Judicial District, serving New Hanover and Pender counties of North Carolina.[1] She was appointed to the court by former Governor Jim Hunt in 1993 and was later elected to the court in 1994.[2] Blackmore was most recently re-elected in November 2010 to another four-year term, which expires in 2014.


Blackmore received her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina Wilmington in 1975 and her J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1983.[2]


2010 election

Blackmore defeated Jonathan Worth Washburn in the general election, winning 52.75% of the vote.[4]

See also: North Carolina judicial elections, 2010

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