Magistrate Judge Mason’s term ends on September 28, 2009.  As part of considering reappointing Judge Mason for an additional eight year term, the Northern District is establishing an advisory panel of Northern District citizens.  Additionally, the Northern District Clerk is accepting written comments to regarding Judge Mason to assist the panel until March 20, 2009 at the following address:

Magistrate Judge Advisory Panel

c/o Mr. Michael W. Dobbins

Clerk of Court

U.S. District Court

219 South Dearborn St. – Rm. 2050

Chicago, IL 60604