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Circuit Bench Retirement: Hetherington

His Honour Judge Roger Rooke Hetherington retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 3 April 2021.

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His Honour Judge Hetherington (70) was called to the Bar (M) in 1973. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1997, a Recorder in 2000 and a Circuit Judge in 2003. He was the Resident Judge at Portsmouth Crown Court and the Honorary Recorder for the City of Portsmouth from 2011 to 2019.

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