May 11, 2016, Application Deadline Set for Supreme Court Judge Vacancy, Fifth Judicial District

May 11, 2016, Application Deadline Set for Supreme Court Judge Vacancy, Fifth Judicial District

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

LINCOLN -- According to Supreme Court Justice Stephanie F. Stacy, the Judicial Nominating Commission for Supreme Court Judge in the 5th Judicial District will hold a public hearing in the District Courtroom at the York ­­­­County Courthouse, 510 Lincoln Avenue, in York, Nebraska, beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. At the hearing, the Commission will receive information on the qualifications of candidates to fill the vacancy in the office of Supreme Court Judge due to the retirement of Judge William M. Connolly effective August 1, 2016. The public is welcome to attend the hearing and present information concerning candidates for the judicial opening. Individuals interested in applying for the position can obtain a Judicial Vacancy Application package from the Nebraska Judicial Branch website at http://supremecourt.ne.gov/5014/judicial-vacancies-and-judicial-nominati.... Completed applications may be submitted electronically or by hard copy and must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 11, 2016. A listing of the members of the Judicial Nominating Commission can be found on the Nebraska Judicial Branch Web site at https://supremecourt.nebraska.gov/2583/supreme-court-fifth-district. For special accommodations relating to the Americans with Disabilities Act, please call (402) 471-3730. For persons with hearing impairments, please call the Nebraska Relay System, 7-1-1. AA/EOE.