Applications Sought for Judicial Magistrate Appointing Commission Vacancy

The Clerk of District Court in Linn County is now accepting written nominations or applications to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Stephen Jackson, Jr. as a County Magistrate Appointing Commissioner. The term expires on December 31, 2014. Only qualified attorneys residing within Linn County can be nominated and serve in this position. The other current attorney commissioner is Mark Brown.

The deadline for submitting written nominations or applications is 4:30 p.m., February 14, 2011. Nominations may be delivered to the Clerk of District Court in Linn County or may be mailed to the following address:

Sharon K. Modracek
Clerk of District Court
Linn County Courthouse
P.O. Box 1468
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-1468

On February 18, 2011 ballots listing the nominees will be sent to all Linn County attorneys who have been certified as eligible to vote by the Supreme Court.