New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Recognize Retired Chief District Court Judge Gilbert Burnett

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners recognized retired Chief District Court Judge Gilbert Burnett on Monday, February 15, for his dedicated judicial service in New Hanover County. Judge Burnett served the Fifth Judicial District for 23 years, and was a leading judicial innovator for community service work sentencing.

The District Court Judge in North Carolina

by C.E. Hinsdale
Popular Government, November 1965

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