January 30, 2018 Practice Points

Senate Confirms Stras for Eighth Circuit

David Stras was confirmed by a 56–42 vote of the Senate for a seat on the Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, despite the fact that one of his home state senators had not returned a blue slip.

By Sanford Hausler

David Stras was confirmed by a 56–42 vote of the Senate for a seat on the Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, despite the fact that one of his home state senators had not returned a blue slip.

 

Sanford Hausler is of counsel with Cox Padmore Skolnik & Shakarchy LLP in New York, New York.


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