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An update to my update:  In what should be very good news for Randy Smith’s prospects of becoming a Ninth Circuit judge, today the President withdrew his nomination of Smith to the seat disputed between California and Idaho and instead nominated him to the seat generally imagined to be an Idaho seat (the one to which William Myers had previously been nominated).  

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