Gov. Christie to nominate Muslim for N.J. judgeship

creeping Creeping Sharia 1/14/2011

via Gov. Christie plans to nominate lawyer who represented post-9/11 federal detainees for N.J. judgeship |

TRENTON — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he will nominate a lawyer who represented many detainees swept up by the federal government in the post-9/11 dragnet for a state Superior Court judgeship.

Christie […]

Q: How Much Does It Cost to be a Federal Judge in Rhode Island? A: About $700,000

John McCormack Weekly Standard via Washington Examiner 3/11/2010

Ed Whelan flags a report that trial lawyer John J. McConnell, who was nominated by the president to a district judgeship in Rhode Island, donated nearly $700,000 in the past 20 years to various Democrats. Whelan writes that McConnell’s “poor rating” by the ABA “ought to set […]