January 8, 2014
IN THE MATTER OF CALLING A RETIRED DISTRICT JUDGE TO ACTIVE SERVICE
The Honorable Ted Lympus, Judge of the District Court for the Eleventh Judicial District of the State of Montana, has requested the assistance of retired District Judge Douglas Harkin Flathead County Cause No. DV 13-0900A, Wurster v. Whiteflsh City Council, et. al
Judge Harkin has retired under the provisions of the Montana Judges' Retirement System and, being subject to call for duty pursuant to § 19-5-103, MCA, has advised that he is agreeable to assisting the Eleventh Judicial District Court with the above-listed matters.
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED:
1. The Honorable Douglas Harkin, retired District Judge, is hereby called to active service in the District Court of the Eleventh Judicial District of the State of Montana, to assume jurisdiction in that court's Cause No. DV 13-0900A, Wurster v. Whitefish City Council, et. al and is hereby authorized to proceed with any and all necessary hearings, opinions and orders, including final resolution of said matter.
2. Judge Harkin shall be paid the salary compensation to which he is entitled by § 19-5-103(2)(b), MCA.
3. A copy of this Order shall be filed with the District Court Clerk of Flathead County with a request that copies of this order be sent to counsel of record in Flathead County Cause No. DV 13-0900A, Wurster v. Whitefish City Council, et. al
A copy of this Order shall also be furnished to the Honorable Ted Lympus, the Honorable Douglas Harkin, Marcy Hall, Flathead County Court Administrator, and to Becky Buska, Office of the Supreme Court Administrator.
This Order is entered by the Chief Justice pursuant to Art. VII, Section 6(3), 1972 Mont. Const., and statutes enacted in conformity therewith and in implementation thereof.