Hugh I. Abrahamson of Bellevue and Jeffrey J. Funke of Nebraska City have submitted applications for appointment as district judge in the 2nd Judicial District consisting of Cass, Sarpy, and Otoe counties.
The primary place of office for the judicial vacancy is Plattsmouth. The vacancy is due to the retirement of Judge Randall L. Rehmeier.
The public hearing of the Judicial Nominating Commission will be held in the District Courtroom at the Cass County Courthouse, 346 Main Street, in Plattsmouthat 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29.
The Commission will review all applicants for the office at that time. The public is welcome to attend the hearing and present information concerning candidates for the judicial opening.
A listing of the members of the Judicial Nominating Commission can be found on the Nebraska Judicial Branch Web site at http://www.supremecourt.ne.gov/2593/second-district-county-district-court.