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Iowa Governor Reynolds appoints Shayne Mayer as District Court Judge
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Iowa Governor Reynolds appoints Shayne Mayer as District Court Judge

Des Moines, IA (STL.News) Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Shayne Mayer as a district court judge in Judicial Election District 3A. Mayer, of Rock Rapids, Iowa, currently serves as the Lyon County Attorney and as the President of the Iowa County Attorneys Association.  She previously engaged in the private practice of law in Iowa and South Dakota.  She received her undergraduate degree from Briar Cliff University and her law degree from the University of South Dakota School of Law. Mayer fills the vacancy created by the upcoming retirement of District Court Judge Don Courtney.  Judicial Election District 3A includes Buena Vista, Cherokee, Clay, Dickinson, Emmet, Kossuth, Lyon, O’Brien, Osceola, and Palo Alto counties.
Colorado Governor Jared Polis appoints District Court Judge in 19th Judicial District
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Colorado Governor Jared Polis appoints District Court Judge in 19th Judicial District

DENVER, CO (STL.News) - Colorado Governo Jared Polis Wednesday announced the appointment of Vincente G. Vigil as a district court judge in the 19th Judicial District to fill a vacancy created by Senate Bill 19-043. Vigil is an attorney at the Law Office of Robert Ray, a position he has held since 2014.   His practice consists primarily of felony and misdemeanor criminal defense matters.  Previously, he was a partner at Man & Vigil, LLC (2013-2014), and a Deputy State Public Defender in the Greeley Office (2008-2013).  Virgil earned his B.A. from Colorado State University in 2005, and his J.D. from the University of Colorado Law School in 2008. Vigil’s appointment is effective immediately.