Judicial Committee submits names to Governor Bullock
December 28, 2016
The Judicial Nomination Commission has submitted three names to the Governor for consideration for appointment to the upcoming vacant judicial seat in the 5th Judicial District (Beaverhead, Jefferson, and Madison Counties).
The candidates are Lori Ann Harshbarger, Luke Michael Berger, and Jed Clayton Fitch.
The Commission’s action follows the close of a 30-day public comment period. Before recommending the nominees to the Governor, Commission members interviewed the applicants. The Governor must fill the position within 30 days of receipt of the nominees from the Commission. The person...