Sri Srinivasan becomes first Indian-American to lead a federal circuit court

Sri Srinivasan becomes first Indian-American to lead a federal circuit court

Sri Srinivasan has donned the mantle of chief judge of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, regarded as the second most powerful court in the country and a stepping stone to the Supreme Court, succeeding Merrick Garland who will remain on the bench. Continue reading Sri Srinivasan becomes first Indian-American to lead a federal circuit court

Neomi Rao grilled over past writings on rape at Senate confirmation hearing

Neomi Rao grilled over past writings on rape at Senate confirmation hearing

If confirmed by the Senate that is controlled by Republicans, Neomi Rao will be the first Indian-American woman to serve on the DC Circuit Court of Appeals which is considered the country’s second most powerful court, a springboard to the Supreme Court. Continue reading Neomi Rao grilled over past writings on rape at Senate confirmation hearing