LINCOLN -- According to Supreme Court Justice William B. Cassel, the Judicial Nominating Commission for Court of Appeals Judge in the First Judicial District (consisting of Lancaster and Seward Counties) will hold a public hearing in the Supreme Court Courtroom, located on the second floor of the Nebraska State Capitol, 1445 K Street, in Lincoln, Nebraska, beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 30, 2013. At the hearing, the Commission will receive information on the qualifications of candidates to fill the vacancy in the office of Court of Appeals Judge due to the resignation of Judge Richard D. Sievers.
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 Web site at http://supremecourt.ne.gov/5014/judicial-vacancies-and-judicial-nominating-commission-information. Completed applications may be submitted electronically or by hard copy and must be received no later than 4:30 p.m., Thursday, May 9, 2013.
A listing of the members of the Judicial Nominating Commission can be found on the Nebraska Judicial Branch Web site at http://supremecourt.ne.gov/2585/court-appeals-first-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.