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Senate Confirms Nguyen to Ninth Circuit

The Senate confirmed federal district court judge Jacqueline Nguyen to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit today, 91-3.  As BLT reports, the confirmation was the result of a March deal to proceed with votes on 14 noncontroversial judicial nominees.  The Senate also confirmed two district court judges.

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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