The Eighteenth Judicial District Nominating Commission has nominated three candidates for a district court judgeship created by the resignation of the Honorable Valeria Spencer, effective August 10, 2012.
The nominees for the bench are M. Paula Ashen of Centennial, Stephen Hensen of Littleton, and Theresa Slade of Elizabeth. All were selected by the commission on August 6.
Under the Colorado Constitution, Governor Hickenlooper has until August 22 to appoint one of the nominees as District Court Judge for the Eighteenth Judicial District, which covers Arapahoe, Douglas, Elbert, and Lincoln counties.
Comments regarding any of the nominees may be sent via e-mail to the governor at email@example.com.