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Lawrence VanDyke's own colleagues describe him as an ideologue who may not be fair to LGBTQ litigants. The GOP confirmed him anyway.
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Sarah Pitlyk argued that IVF and surrogacy have "grave effects on society" and lead to "diminished respect for motherhood."
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He's never tried a case. He condemned women's rights and diversity. He refused to answer senators' questions. Republicans confirmed him anyway.
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He's denounced women's rights and diversity. He refused to answer senators' questions. Republicans voted to move him forward anyway.
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A U.S. district court in California faces "judicial catastrophe" without two more judges, says retiring Chief Judge Lawrence O'Neill.
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Democratic judicial nominees should be progressive on economic rights as well as civil liberties, argues Demand Justice.
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Susan Collins was the only Republican who voted against making Matthew Kacsmaryk a lifetime federal judge.
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Matthew Kacsmaryk has also ripped Roe v. Wade and dismissed abortion rights supporters as "sexual revolutionaries."
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All but one Republican voted to make Wendy Vitter a lifetime federal judge.
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For the third time in history, the Senate advanced a judicial nominee over the objections of both home-state senators.
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As a former federal circuit judge, Maryanne Trump Barry can receive a salary of more than $180,000 in retirement.
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Maybe the picture of Trump's second Supreme Court nominee is just a coincidence.
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A Trump-nominated judge now holds one out every seven seats on the circuit courts.
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He's nominated 87 people to be lifetime federal judges. They're about as diverse as a casting call for “Mad Men.”
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A medically invasive procedure illegally restricts women's rights, a federal judge ruled.
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Republican senators are damaging an entire branch of government, and hiding behind a bogus statistic.
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Abid Qureshi would fill a seat on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.
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A court said they are without authority to wipe out "valid" convictions.