Obama Nominates 2 To US District Court

Law360, New York (December 16, 2011, 10:24 PM EST) -- President Barack Obama on Friday nominated Judge John Thomas Fowlkes Jr. and Gibbons PC director Kevin McNulty to serve on the U.S. District Court.

Judge Fowlkes, a nominee for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, has presided over felony and misdemeanor criminal issues as a judge for the Shelby County Criminal Court since 2007, according to a statement by the White House.

McNulty, who is nominated to serve on the bench for the New Jersey district court, is a director at Newark...
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