The Sedona Conference® Cooperation Proclamation:
Resources for the Judiciary

October 2012

The Sedona Conference®

Senior Editors:
Ronald J. Hedges
Kenneth J. Withers

Editorial Coordinator:
Karen Van Allen

Judicial Reviewers:
Hon. Ralph Artigliere, 10th Judicial Circuit Court, Florida (ret.)
Hon. John M. Facciola, U.S. Magistrate Judge, District of the District of Columbia
Hon. Peter Flynn, Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois
Hon. Elizabeth D. Laporte, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Northern District of California
Hon. Elizabeth M. Schwabedissen, General Magistrate, 11th Judicial Circuit Court, Florida
Hon. Craig B. Shaffer, U.S. Magistrate Judge, District of Colorado

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