Comments sought for Maui family court judge

HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii's chief justice is seeking written comment judicial nominees for a vacancy at District Family Court of the Second Circuit in Maui county.

Judge Geronimo Valdriz retired at the end of last year.

The nominees are Michelle Drewyer, Kirstin Hamman, Adrianne Heely, Adriel Menor, Lloyd Poelman and Douglas Sameshima.

Chief Justice Mark Recktenwald's selection will be subject to Senate confirmation.

Written comments will be confidential and accepted until March 28.

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