Interviews will be held tomorrow (Thursday, Jan. 9) for the 12 Iowans who have applied with the State Judicial Nominating Commission to fill the vacancy on the Iowa Supreme Court that occurred with the passing of Chief Justice Mark Cady. View the list of applicants here.
The public is invited to observe the interviews, held in the Iowa Supreme Court Courtroom in the Judicial Branch Building, beginning at 9 a.m. The interviews will also be live-streamed and archived on the Iowa Judicial Branch YouTube channel.
Immediately following the interviews, the commission will begin deliberations to select a slate of three nominees for the governor, who has 30 days to appoint a new justice.