Stories tagged: U.S. district judge
Wed., April 29, 2015
Editorial: Open Idaho’s closed U.S. judge nomination process
A year ago, Stanley Bastian of Wenatchee was confirmed by the U.S. Senate for a federal judgeship after an open, bipartisan nominating process. Contrast that with Idaho, where a secretive …
Tue., March 6, 2012, 7:58 a.m.
Senate to vote on E. Wash. judge nomination
The U.S. Senate is expected to vote today on the nomination of First Assistant U.S. Attorney Thomas Rice to become a U.S. district judge for the Eastern District of Washington.