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William Hetherington
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Current Court Information:
Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals
Title:   Judge
Salary:  $130,000
Service:
Appointed by:   Gov. Brad Henry
Active:   2009-2018
Preceded by:   Glenn Adams
Past post:   District Court Judge
Past term:   1992-2009
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of Oklahoma, 1970
Law School:   Oklahoma City University, 1979
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Court of Civil Appeals
State:  Oklahoma
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Retention vote:  763,293
Retention vote %:  65.6% ApprovedA



William C. Hetherington, Jr. is a judge on the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals in Oklahoma. He was appointed to the court on November 6, 2009 by Democratic Governor Brad Henry.[1] Hetherington succeeds Glenn Adams on the court, who retired in 2009.[2] Hetherington was retained in 2012 and his current term expires in 2018.[3]

Education

In 1970 Hetherington earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Oklahoma and In 1979 he earned his law degree from Oklahoma City University.[1]

Career

Since 1992 Hetherington had been a judge on the Cleveland County District Court. He served as a special district judge and was in private practice before that.[1]

2012 election

Hetherington was retained on Nov. 6, 2012 with 65.6% of the vote.[4][3][5]

See also: Oklahoma judicial elections, 2012

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