Second District Judicial Nominating Commission Meeting Scheduled

Salt Lake City, UT – The 2nd District Judicial Nominating Commission has scheduled a meeting for June 19, 2013 at noon to review applications of individuals interested in filling the judicial vacancy resulting from the pending retirement of Judge Michael D. Lyon. The Commission will meet in the multi-purpose room of the district courthouse in Ogden located at 2525 Grant Avenue.

The early portion of the meeting is scheduled for public comment about issues concerning the nominating process and issues facing the Utah judiciary.  The nominating commission will not accept comments regarding individual applicants.

Following the public hearing, the meeting will be closed to allow the nominating commission to select candidates for interviews. At a later date, the nominating commission will select nominees whose names will be forwarded to Governor Herbert for his consideration.