Bench Memos

Vote on Hamilton Next Week?

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has filed a cloture motion on the nomination of David Hamilton to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.  This means the Senate could vote to end debate on Hamilton’s nomination next week.

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.