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Obama nominates two lawyers to serve on D.C. Circuit

Chances are slim that either nominee will be confirmed this year

President Obama is making a last-ditch effort to fill two of the three vacant spots in the D.C. Circuit.

Yesterday, the White House announced that the president has nominated Srikanth Srinivasan and Caitlin Halligan to serve on the D.C. Circuit. The president hasn’t been able to appoint any judges to this appellate court since he took office.

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