SALT LAKE CITY — The 3rd District Judicial Nominating Commission has scheduled a meeting to review applications of individuals interested in filling judicial vacancies resulting from the retirement of Judge Sandra N. Peuler and the pending retirement of Judge Tyrone E. Medley.

The commission will meet in the conference room of the Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice on April 17 at 2 p.m.   

The early portion of the meeting is scheduled for public comment about issues concerning the nominating process and issues facing the Utah judiciary. The nominating commission will not accept comments regarding individual applicants.    

Following the public hearing, the meeting will be closed to allow the nominating commission to select candidates for interviews. At a later date, the nominating commission will select nominees whose names will be forwarded to Gov. Gary Herbert for his consideration.