The current 14-year term of office of Robert E. Nugent, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Kansas at Wichita, Kansas, is due to expire on June 14, 2014. The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit is presently considering whether to reappoint Judge Nugent to a new 14-year term of office.
Upon reappointment, Judge Nugent would continue to exercise the jurisdiction of a bankruptcy judge as specified in Titles 11 and 28 of the United States Code.
Members of the bar and the public are invited to submit comments for consideration by the court of appeals. All comments will be kept confidential and should be directed to:
Byron White United States Courthouse
1823 Stout Street
Denver, CO 80257
Comments must be received not later than Thursday, October 31, 2013.