Obama Nominates 6 For Federal Judgeships

Law360, New York (May 5, 2011, 4:26 PM EDT) -- President Barack Obama on Wednesday named six nominees, including law firm partners, prosecutors and judges, to take the federal bench in New York, California, Florida, Montana and Nebraska.

Obama nominated Katherine B. Forrest and Edgardo Ramos to the Southern District of New York, Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers to the Northern District of California, Judge Robert N. Scola Jr. to the Southern District of Florida, Justice John M. Gerrard to the District of Nebraska and Dana C. Christensen to the District of Montana.

Each nominee will go...
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