Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Eyeing 11th Circuit Flip, Trump Continues to Reshape Courts

...The Senate on Tuesday confirmed a Florida Supreme Court justice to a seat on the 11th Circuit and advanced the nomination of one of his colleagues, bringing President Donald Trump within striking distance of flipping the Atlanta-based appeals court.

After a 64-31 vote on Tuesday afternoon, Florida Supreme Court Justice Robert Luck will take a seat on the 11th Circuit that has for nearly 40 years belonged to Judge Gerald Tjoflat....