Adjunct Law Prof Blog

Editor: Mitchell H. Rubinstein
New York Law School

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Obama Nominates Openly Gay Male To Circuit Court

The ABA Journal News Now recently reported that President Obama nominated the first openly gay male to a federal circuit court. As the posting states:

The nominee, Edward DuMont, is the first openly gay person to be nominated to a federal appeals court, according to Metro Weekly and the Keen News Service. DuMont indicated his involvement in gay and lesbian groups in his Senate Judiciary Committee questionnaire.

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