Four and counting for the 4th Circuit

Obama moves fast to fill vacancies, but will his picks remake the conservative outlook of the court?

, The National Law Journal

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit has emerged as a top priority for President Obama as he selects new federal judges, accounting for a third of his circuit court nominees so far. But lawyers who follow the appellate court say Obama's nominees are not necessarily going to remake its historically conservative outlook.

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