Senate Approves 4 New District Judges

Law360, New York (December 17, 2010, 3:20 PM EST) -- The U.S. Senate has confirmed its first set of federal judicial nominees since September, filling four vacancies on federal district court benches in North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and California's Eastern District, which is currently overloaded with cases.

Senators on Thursday confirmed by a voice vote Catherine Eagles to serve on the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina; Kimberly Mueller to serve in the Eastern District of California; John Gibney to serve in the Eastern District of Virginia; and James Bredar to serve...
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