5 Apply for Judicial Nominating Commission

The Administrative Office of the Courts has received five applications for a seat on the Judicial Nominating Commission, which was created by the death of commission member Elizabeth Collins. The newly appointed commissioner will serve out the remainder of Collins’ term, which ends June 30 – the date the statutory provisions for the nominating commission expire. The applicants are: Bradford D. Box, Thomas Verner Smith and Art D. Wells of Madison County; and Charles T. Tuggle and Stacie Smith Winkler of Shelby County. The comment period is now open. Comments should be submitted before 4:30 p.m. June 13.