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Nominees Sought for Gunnison County Judgeship

LAW WEEK COLORADO The Seventh Judicial District Nominating Commission is looking for nominees to fill a vacancy in Gunnison County Court. The commission will meet at the Gunnison County Courthouse on Aug. 30 to interview and select nominees for governor’s appointment to the office of Gunnison County judge. The vacancy, which will occur on Jan. […]

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Finalists Selected for 21st District Judgeship

Finalists Selected for 21st District Judgeship

LAW WEEK COLORADO The 21st Judicial District Nominating Commission has nominated three candidates for a district court judgeship created by the retirement of Judge David Bottger, effective Aug. 12. Nominees Michael Grattan III, Gretchen Larson and Lance Timbreza, all of Grand Junction, were selected by the commission on June 14. Under the Colorado Constitution, the governor […]

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Judgeships Open in 12th District

Judgeships Open in 12th District

LAW WEEK COLORADO The 12th Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet at the Alamosa Combined Court on Aug. 17 to interview and select nominees for appointment by the governor to the offices of county judge for Saguache County and for Conejos County. The vacancies will be created by the retirements of Judge Amanda Pearson in Saguache […]

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Judgeship Available in Huerfano County

Judgeship Available in Huerfano County

LAW WEEK COLORADO The 3rd Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet at the Huerfano County Courthouse on Aug. 29 to interview and select nominees for appointment by the governor to the office of county judge for Huerfano County.  The vacancy will be created by the retirement of the Judge Gary Stork. The vacancy will occur on Jan. […]

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Two Judges Picked for Adams County Court

Two Judges Picked for Adams County Court

LAW WEEK COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper Thursday appointed Cindy Hoang-Ha Thi Dang and Martin “M.J.” Flaum to serve as county court judges in Adams County in the 17th Judicial District. Their appointments will fill vacancies occasioned by the retirements of Judges Robert Doyle and Jeffrey Romeo. Since 2013, Ha Dang has served as a magistrate […]

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New Prowers County Judge Appointed   

New Prowers County Judge Appointed  

​LAW WEEK COLORADO Gov. John Hickenlooper Thursday appointed Curtis “Lane” Porter to serve as county court judge in Prowers County in the 15th Judicial District. Porter’s appointment is effective July 1, 2016, and will fill the vacancy created by Judge Larry Stutler’s retirement. Porter has served as a deputy district attorney in the 15th Judicial […]

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Two Picked for Arapahoe County Court Judgeships

Two Picked for Arapahoe County Court Judgeships

LAW WEEK COLORADO Attorneys Kelly LaFave and Michael Roche have become Arapahoe County’s newest county court judges, Gov. John Hickenlooper’s office announced today. Hickenlooper appointed LaFave and Roche to fill the vacancies created by Judges Dana Murray and Christine Chauce, who are retiring. The appointments are effective July 1, 2016. LaFave currently serves as senior […]

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Judge Vacancy in 13th District

Judge Vacancy in 13th District

LAW WEEK COLORADO The 13th Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet July 25 at the Washington County Justice Center to interview and select nominees for appointment by the governor to the office of county judge for Washington County. The vacancy will be created by the appointment to the District Court of Judge Carl McGuire III. The […]

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