Senate Confirms Robert Bacharach To 10th Circ.

Law360, New York (February 25, 2013, 10:50 PM EST) -- The U.S. Senate confirmed Robert Bacharach to the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit on Monday after waiting close to nine months for a Senate floor vote, a delay the White House upbraided as “pointless.”

Bacharach, who had received a “Unanimously Well Qualified” rating from the American Bar Association, was confirmed 93-0, with the support of Republican senators from Oklahoma including Sen. Tom Coburn, who had recommended him in October 2011, according to the White House blog.

Judge Bacharach is presently a U.S. Magistrate Judge...
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