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Applicants for Arizona Supreme Court Vacancy Announced - 1/25/2019

Thirteen individuals applied to fill the vacancy on the Arizona Supreme Court created by Justice Pelander’s retirement.


Thirteen individuals applied to fill the vacancy on the Arizona Supreme Court created by Justice Pelander’s retirement on March 1, 2019.  The diverse applicant pool includes judges from both divisions of the Arizona Court of Appeals, superior court judges from Gila and Pima counties, public servants, a private practitioner, and the head of an advocacy group:

The Commission on Appellate Court Appointments will review the applications and hear public comments on February 6, interview selected applicants on March 1, and send at least three candidates to Governor Ducey, who will then have 60 days within which to make his selection.

Posted by:  Phillip W. Londen

Posted On: 2/6/2019