Public Defender Appointed as Bethel Judge

An assistant public defender has been appointed to the District Court bench in Bethel.

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by Associated Press

ANCHORAGE- An assistant public defender has been appointed to the District Court bench in Bethel.

The governor's office says Nathaniel Peters will be Bethel's newest District Court judge.
Peters worked as a Superior Court clerk and deputy magistrate in Palmer before taking a job with the public defender's office in Palmer from 2003 to 2006.
He quit to work in civil law in Ireland and returned to Alaska in 2008 to work as a public defender in Palmer.
The governor's office says he earned a bachelor's degree from Truman State University and law degree from Ohio Northern University.
 

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