Laramie, Wy – A Laramie attorney has been named a circuit
judge in the Second Judicial District overseeing Albany and Carbon counties. Governor Dave Freudenthal has appointed 53-year-old Jane Eakin to replace Judge Wade Waldrip, whom he has named to the district court. Eakin joins Judge Robert Castor on the circuit bench. Eakin has lived in Laramie for 16 years. She holds a law degree
from the University of Wyoming. She has been a senior assistant public defender.