Trump releases 10th round of judicial nominees

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www.washingtontimes.com—President Trump announced Tuesday his intent to nominate 12 federal judges, his 10th round of judicial nominations since he took office one year ago and faced an unprecedented amount of vacancies on the federal bench. His list Tuesday included one circuit court pick, attorney John B. Nalbandianfor the 6th U.S. ...

Trump judicial nominee: Gays need not apply. No one would ever accuse Donald Trump of nominating pro-LGBTQ judicial candidates, but one of his latest picks—for Utah’s federal district court—still stands out. A report by Alliance for Justice found that Howard Nielson was representing the plaintiffs in Hollingsworth v. Perry, a 2013 case that would have banned same-sex marriage in California. As the case played out, Nielson filed a motion saying chief judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, Vaughn Walker...