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U.S. Sen. Mel Martinez
Melquíades Rafael "Mel" Martínez , R-FL, recently announced the formation of a statewide federal judicial nominating commission to provide recommendations for potential nominees to the Florida federal district courts.
The 56-member commission was named in cooperation with U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-FL, and other members of the Florida congressional delegation.
"Recommending people of the highest character, intellect, integrity, and fair mindedness for appointment to the federal bench is among the most important responsibilities of any United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. senator," Martinez said. "I look forward to the commission providing valuable input to myself and Sen. Nelson for this important service."
The JNC's members are divided into geographic regions that correspond with the three divisions of U.S. district courts in Florida. Michael Grindstaff, an Orlando attorney with Shutts & Bowen, has been named statewide chair of the commission.
"Federal judges who understand the importance of an independent judiciary and who respect the role of the courts to interpret and apply the law in a fair and impartial way are vital to the maintenance of our nation and our way of life," Martinez said.
In addition to screening applicants and providing recommendations for district judges, the commission will interview and make recommendations for vacancies in the offices of United States attorney United States Attorneys (also known as federal prosecutors) represent the United States federal government in United States district court and United States court of appeals. There are 93 U.S. and United States marshal.
The commission's first task will be to accept applications for the vacancy in the U.S. Attorney's office in the Southern District of Florida.
"This is a critical position," Martinez said. "It's one of the top law-enforcement positions in the nation. The commission will accept applications in September, and I'm certain they will interview a number of highly-qualified applicants."
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Middle District Conference: Chair Marcos Marchena, Orlando; Brian T. Wilson, Orlando; W.C. Gentry, Jacksonville; Tom Cardwell, Orlando; Gary Lester, The Villages; Becky Martinez, Orlando; Genean McKinnon, Winter Park; Glorious Johnson, Jacksonville; Dr. Javier Garcia Bengochea, Jacksonville; Kathleen Passidomo, Naples; Michael Noch, Naples; Martin Garcia, Tampa; Richard Hadlow, Tampa; Harlan R. Paul, DeLand; Will Stainton, Tampa; Tom Dukes, Orlando; William B. Wilson, Orlando; Wayne Hogan, Jacksonville; John M. Fitzgibbons, Tampa; and Bruce Smathers Bruce Armistead Smathers (born 1943 in Miami, Florida, United States) was a member of the State Senate and then was elected to and served as Florida Secretary of State from 1975 - 1978. , Jacksonville.
Southern District Conference: Chair Justin Sayfie, Ft. Lauderdale; Roberto "Bobby" Martinez, Coral Gables Coral Gables, city (1990 pop. 40,091), Miami-Dade co., SE Fla., SW of Miami; inc. 1925. Founded at the height of the Florida land boom, Coral Gables is a noted planned city, with tree-lined boulevards and Mediterranean-style buildings. ; Dr. Barry Silverman, Aventura; Tom Tew, Miami; Mark Schnapp, Miami; Luis Perez, Miami; Manny Manny may refer to: