The Judicial Selection Commission, State of Hawai’i, announces that the term of the Honorable Katherine G. Leonard as Associate Judge, Intermediate Court of Appeals, State of Hawai’i, will expire on January 29, 2018.  Associate Judge Leonard, in accordance with Section 3, Article VI of the Constitution of the State of Hawai’i, has petitioned to be retained in office and to be renewed for an additional term.  The Constitution of the State of Hawai’i empowers the Commission to determine whether Associate Judge Leonard should be retained in office for an additional term of ten years. The Commission invites interested persons to submit written comments or fill out an evaluation form on whether Associate Judge Leonard should be retained in office for a new term.  All written comments and evaluation forms will be kept CONFIDENTIAL.  Please visit the Commission’s website to access and fill out form JS-P-081, Judicial Evaluation Retention Form.  Written comments and/or form JS-P-081 must be postmarked or faxed by October 19, 2017 to:

Commission Chair Jackie Young, PhD,
Judicial Selection Commission
State of Hawai’i
417 South King Street
Honolulu, Hawai’i 96813
FAX: (808) 538-5205
Website: selection_commission

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