June 27, 2019

Hon. Gary R. Stork to Retire from Huerfano County Court

StorkOn Monday, June 13, 2016, the Colorado State Judicial Branch announced that Hon. Gary R. Stork will retire from the Huerfano County Court, effective January 10, 2017. Judge Stork was appointed to the court in January 2009. Prior to his appointment, he spent 22 years as an elected District Attorney in La Junta, Colorado, and spent several more years as a district attorney in various other Southern Colorado communities. He received his undergraduate degree from Pasadena College and his law degree from the University of Denver.

Applications are now being accepted for the upcoming vacancy. Eligible applicants must be qualified electors of Huerfano County and must have graduated from high school or attained the equivalent. Application forms are available from Justice William Hood, III, the ex officio chair of the Third Judicial District Nominating Commission, and are also available on the State Judicial website. Applications must be received no later than 4 p.m. on August 3, 2016, to be considered; anyone wishing to nominate another must do so by no later than 4 p.m. on July 27, 2016.

For more information on the vacancy, click here.

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