HuffPost: Biden Puts Another Former Public Defender Onto A U.S. Appeals Court

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Jennifer Bendery

This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on September 21, 2021.

“As former public defenders, civil rights attorneys, labor organizers and more, Biden’s judicial nominees bring a wealth of professional and lived experience that will be invaluable to the federal judiciary,” said Rakim Brooks, president of the judicial advocacy group Alliance for Justice. “Our democracy works best when people have faith and trust in our courts, so it is essential that our courts are fully representative of the diversity of our nation ― not just the wealthy and the powerful.”

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