Gov. John Hickenlooper, along with the Chief Justice and the Attorney General, have appointed Shannon Stevenson of Louisville to the Supreme Court Judicial Nominating Commission.
Stevenson will serve as an attorney and as an Unaffiliated from the Second Congressional District. Her appointment is effective January 1, 2015, for a term expiring December 31, 2020.
The Supreme Court Nominating Commission recommends candidates to serve as judges for the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeals. The chief justice of the Supreme Court chairs the commission and is a non-voting member. This commission includes one citizen admitted to practice law in Colorado and one citizen not admitted to practice law residing in each of the state’s seven congressional districts, and one additional citizen not admitted to practice law in Colorado. Commission members serve six year terms. Non-attorneys are appointed by the Governor. Attorneys are appointed by the joint action of the Governor, Attorney General and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
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