Status of Federal Court Vacancies

Via the Alliance for Justice, here is the current status of vacancies in the judiciary:

  • 4 Judicial nominees pending (3 on Senate floor and 1 in committee)
  • 0 Confirmations overall
  • 15 Court of Appeals Vacancies
  • 57 District Court Vacancies
  • 72 Total Federal Court Vacancies

This week the Senate Judiciary Committee voted out United States District Court Judge Gerard Lynch, nominee to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, on a voice vote, and will soon head to the Senate for confirmation.

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