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B roward County needs a new judge

The 17th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission is now accepting applications for fill a Broward vacancy resulting from the retirement of Judge Gary Cowart.

Applicants must have been a member of The Florida Bar for the preceding five years, a registered voter, and must be a resident of the 17th Circuit at the time he or she assumes office.

The application form may be downloaded from The Florida Bar’s website at

An original and nine copies of the application, including a photograph attached to the original and each copy, must be received by Kevin P. Tynan, JNC Chair, Richardson & Tynan, 8142 North University Drive, Tamarac 33312, phone 954-721-7300, email [email protected] no later than noon, November 10.

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