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Shwartz Nominated, Floyd Confirmed

Today President Obama nominated Judge Patty Shwartz, a federal magistrate judge in New Jersey, to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.  On Monday, the Senate unanimously confirmed South Carolina’s Judge Henry Floyd to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

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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