Public Notice of Intent to Consider the Reappointment of United States Magistrate Judge John E. McDermott
Public Notice of Intent to Consider the Reappointment of
United States Magistrate Judge
John E. McDermott
Notice is hereby given that a panel of citizens has been established to submit a recommendation to the Court regarding the matter of the reappointment of John E. McDermott to an additional eight (8) year term. The current term of Magistrate Judge John E. McDermott expires July 1, 2017.
The duties of the Magistrate Judge position are wide-ranging. These duties are set forth in Central District General Orders 05-07 and 06-01, available on the Court’s website. Basic jurisdiction of United States Magistrate Judges is specified in 28 U.S.C. § 636.
Comments from members of the Bar and public are invited as to whether the incumbent Magistrate Judge should be recommended by the panel for reappointment by the Court. Comments should be directed to the panel by clicking on the link below. Select “McDermott Reappointment” under the menu titled, “Reason for contacting us.” When you have completed writing your comments and filled in all the required fields, click “Submit your message.”
Comments must be received not later than March 6, 2017
Kiry K. Gray
Clerk of Court