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Judge Jordan Confirmed to Eleventh Circuit

Today the Senate confirmed district court judge Adalberto Jose Jordan to a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit by a vote of 94-5.  Judge Jordan is a former clerk to Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and the first Cuban-born judge confirmed to that court.  

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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