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Elrod Confirmed

With little fanfare, the Senate confirmed Judge Jennifer Walker Elrod to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit by a voice vote yesterday.  The Houston Chronicle reports on her confirmation here.  Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) raised objections to her confirmation, but she was confirmed nonetheless.  (Link via ACSBlog.)

Jonathan H. Adler — Mr. Adler is an NRO contributing editor and the inaugural Johan Verheij Memorial Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University School of Law. His latest book is Marijuana Federalism: Uncle Sam and Mary Jane.

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