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Thursday, January 28, 2016

Ind. Courts - Interview times, applications, photos of Supreme Court candidates

From the Court:

The Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC) will conduct public interviews of the thirty applicants for the Supreme Court judicial position as follows:

February 17 (Wednesday)

9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. – Executive session to consider applications

(Break)

10:45 a.m. – 11:05 a.m. – Mr. Thomas P. Yoder

11:05 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. – Mr. Geoffrey G. Slaughter

11:25 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. – Mr. Thomas E. Wheeler, II

(Lunch – Executive Session)

1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. – Hon. Thomas J. Felts

1:50 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. – Mr. Peter J. Rusthoven

2:10 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Hon. Vicki L. Carmichael

(Break)

2:45 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. – Mr. David E. Cook

3:05 p.m. – 3:25 p.m. – Mr. Curtis E. Shirley

3:25 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. – Mr. Mark A. Lienhoop

February 18 (Thursday)

9:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. – Hon. James R. Ahler

9:50 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. – Hon. Sally A. McLaughlin

10:10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Hon. Matthew C. Kincaid

(Break)

10:45 a.m. – 11:05 a.m. – Ms. Jaime M. Oss

11:05 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. – Hon. Larry W. Medlock

11:25 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. – Mr. John H. Shean

(Lunch – Executive Session)

1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. – Hon. Steven L. Hostetler

1:50 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. – Mr. E. Nelson Chipman, Jr.

2:10 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Ms. Leanna K. Weissmann

(Break)

2:45 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. – Hon. Frances C. Gull

3:05 p.m. – 3:25 p.m. – Hon. Darrin M. Dolehanty

3:25 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. – Ms. Elizabeth C. Green

February 19 (Friday)

9:00 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. – Mr. Bryce D. Owens

9:20 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. – Mr. Ted A. Waggoner

9:40 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Hon. Kit C. Crane

(Break)

10:15 a.m. – 10:35 a.m. – Hon. Paul R. Cherry

10:35 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. – Rep. Thomas W. Washburne

10:55 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. – Mr. Thomas M. Fisher

(Break)

11:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. – Mr. Lyle R. Hardman

11:50 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. – Ms. Karen A. Wyle

12:10 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. – Hon. Steven R. Nation

(Break)

12:45 p.m. – Lunch and Deliberations in Executive Session

The interviews are open to the public and will take place at the Indiana State House in room 319. Decorum rules are in place for the press and public:

According to the Indiana Constitution and state statute, the seven-member JNC must recruit and select candidates to fill the vacancy on the state’s highest court. The JNC will review applications, consider applicants’ legal education, writings, reputation in the practice of law, and other pertinent information.

After the February interviews, a second round of interviews will take place March 3-4. After interviews and deliberations in an executive session, the JNC will publicly vote to send the three most qualified candidates to the Governor who has 60 days to select Indiana's next justice.

Applications and photographs are available online. Attachments, including writing samples and transcripts, will be available Friday, January 29 from 10:00-11:30 a.m. in the Supreme Court Law Library, State House room 316. After the public display the documents are available for review in person at the library.

Posted by Marcia Oddi on January 28, 2016 08:23 AM
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