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Nineteenth Judicial District - District Judge

Honorable Jonathan W. Hays

Retention year: 1996
Recommendation: Retain

All surveyed groups recommended retention, and based on the written evaluations and a personal interview, the 19th Judicial Commission on Judicial Performance recommends that Judge Jonathan W. Hays BE RETAINED.

Judge Jonathan Hays has been a Weld County District Court Judge for over twenty years. His current docket includes approximately 40% of water law cases and 60% criminal cases.

Based on a review of written evaluations by court personnel, attorneys, jurors, and law enforcement, Judge Hays is considered to be a fair and knowledgeable judge who maintains courtroom control, makes clear decisions, is courteous and displays compassion.