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September 29, 2017

J. Christian Adams: Trump Nominates Another Slate of Solid Conservative Judge to the Federal Bench

The NeverTrumpers are probably upset that some of these men have used salty language in their private lives.

President Trump has nominated a slate of solid picks for the federal bench, including a new list of nominees this week. Among them is Kurt D. Engelhardt.

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He is the judge who wrote a scathing 129-page order blistering the misconduct of lawyers at the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division and the local New Orleans U.S. Attorney's Office in a prosecution of New Orleans police officers. His order offers a look behind the curtain of some of the worst ideological misconduct that occurred at the Obama DOJ.

Misconduct may be an inadequate word to describe the behavior of DOJ lawyers, and Engelhardt saw it all up close.

See the article for links and details about that ideologically-motivated prosecutorial abuse.

Engelhardt is nominated to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals -- which seems to be shaping up to be a damn fine appellate court.


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