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HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION NO. 37

EXPRESSING THE APPRECIATION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY FOR THE OUTSTANDING CAREER OF ASSOCIATE SUPREME COURT JUSTICE JAMES B. CAREY WHO HAS ANNOUNCED HIS RETIREMENT.

WHEREAS, the judicial calling requires a unique combination of integrity, compassion and scholarship; and

WHEREAS, Delaware has been fortunate in summoning to the higher courts men who exemplified these qualifications; and

WHEREAS, Associate Supreme Court Justice James B. Carey, of Georgetown, throughout his career as a member of the judiciary has demonstrated integrity, compassion and scholarship to a singular degree; and

WHEREAS, the General Assembly of Delaware takes great pleasure in offering its appreciation to Justice Carey for his contribution to Delaware justice and jurisprudence.

NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED that the House of Representatives of the 127th General Assembly of the State of Delaware, the Senate concurring herein, expresses its highest appreciation through this concurrent resolution to Associate Supreme Court Justice James B. Carey, of Georgetown, for his outstanding career on the bench, starting in 1945 when he was first appointed to the Superior Court.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the original of this resolution be sent to Justice Carey and that a copy of this resolution be sent to the Delaware Supreme Court for its archives.

Approved April 16, 1974