On Wednesday, September 26, 2012, the Colorado Court of Appeals Judicial Nominating Commission announced the selection of three finalists to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of the Honorable Robert M. Russel, effective November 3, 2012.
The nominees for the Court of Appeals bench are Robert T. Fishman of Denver, Russell H. Granger of Georgetown, and Anthony Navarro of Denver. The finalists were selected during meetings on September 24 and 25.
Under the Colorado Constitution, the governor must appoint one of the nominees to the bench within 15 days. Comments regarding any of the nominees may be sent to Governor Hickenlooper at firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact information for the nominees may be found on the Colorado State Judicial Branch website.