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New judge in 12th Circuit Court

HOUGHTON, MI— Governor Gretchen Whitmer has appointed Brittany Bulleit to the 12th Circuit Court for Baraga, Houghton, and Keweenaw counties.

Bulleit has been the Houghton County Prosecutor since 2019, and served as chief assistant prosecutor for 10 years.

The appointment was made to fill a partial term following the resignation of Judge Charles Goodman.

Bulleit’s term will begin on June 26th and expire on January 1st, 2025. If she wants to serve the remainder of Judge Goodman’s term, expiring January 1st, 2027, she would be required to run for reelection in November of 2024.

Nicole was born near Detroit but has lived in the U.P. most of her life. She graduated from Marquette Senior High School and attended Michigan State and Northern Michigan Universities, graduating from NMU in 1993 with a degree in English.