Senators Seek Applicants to Fill Upcoming Vacancy on U.S. District Court
On June 12, 2012, the Honorable Bruce D. Black announced his intention to retire from the federal bench after 17 years of distinguished service. Chief Judge Black's retirement, effective October 1, 2012, will create a vacancy in Las Cruces, New Mexico for a U.S. District Judge for the District of New Mexico.
In accordance with their constitutional responsibility to provide advice and consent with respect to federal judges, Senators Jeff Bingaman and Tom Udall will submit recommendations to the President regarding qualified candidates for the position.
If you would like to apply for this position, please see the document posted below. The application must be completed and returned no later than July 9, 2012.
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