Powered By UNISYS
( Click to Close )
Maui    News & Information Hub
HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter

Maui District Family
Court Nominee List Released

Updated 03:49 PM HST, March 16, 2012
Posted 02:24 PM HST, March 16, 2012

Maui court bulding, Hoapili Hale. File photo by Wendy Osher.

By Wendy Osher

The names of six judicial nominees were released today as individuals being considered to fill a District Family Court vacancy on Maui.

The list includes (in alphabetical order): Michelle L. Drewyer, Kristin Hamman; Adrianne N. Heely; Adriel C.S. Menor, Lloyd A. Poelman, and Douglas J. Sameshima.  The list was narrowed by the Judicial Selection Commission from the 12 applicants who were initially up for consideration.

The vacancy was created by District Family Court Judge Geronimo Valdriz, Jr., who retired at the end of 2011.

Chief Justice Recktenwald has 30 days from his receipt of the list today to make his appointments.

Under the State Constitution, the Chief Justice, with the consent of the Senate, shall fill a vacancy in the district courts by appointing a person from a list of not less than six nominees for a vacancy presented by the Judicial Selection Commission.

HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter
0 Disqus Comments
Facebook Comments
    Recommend This Article
    You Might Also Like

    Tags

    Comments
Editor's Note:Maui Now is an open forum and we welcome any views. However, please apply your sense of aloha when posting comments - remarks that are unnecessarily offensive will be blocked.

 
By publishing a comment, you are acknowledging that you are personally responsible for its contents.


Loading Facebook Comments