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Barbara L. Hughes

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Barbara L. Hughes
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Court Information:
Colorado Fourth Judicial District
Title:   Judge
Appointed by:   Gov. Bill Ritter
Active:   12/31/2010-Present
Preceded by:   Timothy J. Simmons
Past post:   Magistrate, Fourth District Court
Past term:   2000-2010
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1980
Law School:   University of Colorado, 1988

Barbara L. Hughes is a judge on the 4th Judicial District in Colorado. She was appointed by Governor Bill Ritter to succeed Timothy J. Simmons, effective December 31, 2010.[1]


Hughes received her undergraduate degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1980 and her J.D. from the University of Colorado in 1988.[1]


Prior to joining the court, Hughes was a magistrate on the Fourth District Court since 2000. She has also served as an attorney with Colorado Legal Services, Pikes Peak Legal Services and in private practice.[1]

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