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Center for Justice director to resign

Thomas Clouse | The Spokesman-Review

SPOKANE, Wash. - Breean Beggs, the self-described chief catalyst for the public interest law firm Center for Justice, announced his resignation today citing both fewer financial resources at the firm and aspirations for a future run for public office.

Beggs, 47, quickly said he has no public office in mind, especially the already tenacious beginning to the upcoming August primary for Spokane County prosecutor.

"Most of my life that has been my dream," Beggs said of seeking public office. "I plan to stay in Spokane, raise my kids a little older and look for the right office at the right time. I will take all those issues I learned and take them inside government instead of outside."

Until then, Beggs will work with the Spokane law firm of Paukert & Troppmann. He said he plans to litigate employment and injury cases in addition to doing civil rights and open government work.

From: Spokesman Review

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