Atlanta's federal courts stave off furloughs

U.S. Attorney's office, federal law enforcement agencies are likely to feel the pinch of sequestration

, Daily Report


Atlanta's federal appeals and trial courts will sidestep furloughs or layoffs this fiscal year even though the federal sequester that took effect March 1 will reduce court budgets by 5 percent. Chief Judge Joel Dubina (pictured above) of the Eleventh Circuit said the sequester already "is having a devastating impact on all the federal courts across the country."

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