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Judiciary Committee Approves Five Nominees, Not Six

Thursday the Senate Judiciary Committee approved five district court nominees, including former Associate White House Counsel Allison Nathan to the Southern District of New York, BLT reports.  The Committee was also scheduled to consider the troubled nomination of former Kansas Attorney General Steven Six to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, but consideration of his nomination was held over again.  

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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