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United States Bankruptcy Judge Reappointment

UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT
219 South Dearborn Street Chicago, Illinois 60604

NOTICE

United States Bankruptcy Judge Bruce W. Black of the Northern District of Illinois has applied to be reappointed by the United States Court of Appeals to a new 14-year term when his current term expires on August 12, 2015.  A United States Bankruptcy Judge is a judicial officer of the United States District Court who exercises the authority of the district court with respect to any action, suit, or proceeding under Chapter 6 of Title 28 of the United States Code. 28 U.S.C. § 151.

Comments are invited from the public and the bar as to whether Judge Black should be reappointed. Those comments should be in writing and sent by September 30, 2014 to:

COLLINS T. FITZPATRICK CIRCUIT EXECUTIVE
219 SOUTH DEARBORN STREET ROOM 2780
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS 60604