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SECOND CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES NOMINEES


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 17, 2018
CONTACT:
Christi Gray, Chair; [email protected],
Second Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
TELEPHONE:
(850) 668-6611


The Second Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has submitted six names to Gov. Rick Scott for consideration and appointment to fill the vacancy on the Circuit Court in Leon County created by the resignation of Judge Charles Francis. The nominees are:

1. Georgia Cappleman
2. Eddie Evans
3. Cedell Garland
4. Joseph Jones
5. James Marsh
6. Amanda Wall

The JNC received twelve applications for this vacancy and interviewed all twelve on Jan. 16, 2018, at the Leon County Courthouse Annex. The Governor now has sixty days to make the appointment.

The members of the Judicial Nominating Commission include the following: Christi Gray, Chair, Fred Dudley, Vice-Chair, Rob Clarke, Rick Figlio, Darrick D. McGhee, Chasity O’Steen, Kristina R. Osterhaus, Peter Penrod, and Stuart Williams.

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