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Calling it a Career

For more than two decades the name Jeremiah S. Jeremiah  Jr. has been synonymous with Rhode Island's Family Court. Jeremiah, the chief judge since 1987, has been the public face of a court where much of the action takes place out of public view. His tenure, though, has not been without controversy. This week Jim Hummel sits down for an extended interview with the judge - who is retiring in June - to talk about why he's leaving, and some of the changes he's seen during his tenure on the bench.