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Senate confirms Zahid Quraishi as first Muslim American federal judge in US history

The Senate on Thursday voted to confirm Zahid Quraishi to be a US District Judge for the District of New Jersey, making him the first Muslim American federal judge in US history.
Senate confirms Zahid Quraishi as first Muslim American federal judge in US history
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Senate confirms Zahid Quraishi as first Muslim American federal judge

The Senate voted 81-16 on Thursday to confirm Zahid Quraishi as the U.S. District Judge for the District of New Jersey.Why it matters: The vote makes Quraishi, the son of immigrants from Pakistan, the first Senate-confirmed Muslim American to serve as a federal judge and President Biden's third judicial nominee to be approved by the chamber.Get market news worthy of your time with Axios Markets. Subscribe for free.Background: Quraishi was a mili…

2 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Senate confirms U.S.’s first Muslim American federal judge

The Senate confirmed the first Muslim American federal judge in U.S. history on Thursday as Democrats move to make the judiciary more diverse.

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U.S. Senate confirms first Muslim-American as federal judge

As many as 34 Republicans joined the Democrats in confirming the historic nomination of Pakistani-American Zahid Quraishi

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Senate confirms Zahid Quraishi, making him the first Muslim American federal judge

Zahid Quraishi is now the third judicial nominee from President Joe Biden to win Senate confirmation. The other two were confirmed earlier this week.

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Senate confirms Zahid Quraishi as first Muslim American federal judge in US history

The Senate on Thursday voted to confirm Zahid Quraishi to be a US District Judge for the District of New Jersey, making him the first Muslim American federal judge in US history.

2 days ago|Atlanta, United States
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U.S. Senate Confirms First Muslim Federal District Judge

The judge, Zahid N. Quraishi of New Jersey, said after his selection by President Biden, “Candidly, I would prefer to be the hundredth, if not the thousandth.”

2 days ago|New York, United States
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Senate confirms Zahid Quraishi as first Muslim federal judge in U.S. history

Judge Zahid Quraishi was confirmed to the U.S. district court in New Jersey, 81-16.

2 days ago|New York, United States
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Senate confirms Zahid Quraishi as first Muslim to be a federal judge

The Senate also voted to advance the nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to the influential U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.

2 days ago|Washington, United States
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Zahid Quraishi confirmed as first Muslim federal judge

(RNS) —The U.S. Senate made history on Thursday (June 10) by confirming the first presidentially appointed Muslim American judge to a federal court. Zahid Quraishi was confirmed by a vote of 81-16 and awaits judicial confirmation before assuming his post with the U.S.

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Senate confirms first Muslim American federal judge

The Senate on Thursday confirmed the first Muslim American to serve as a federal judge in U.S. history.Senators voted 81-16 to confirm Zahid N. Quraishi to serve as a district judge for the district court of New Je...

2 days ago|Washington, United States
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