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Alito Confirmation is a Major Setback for Public Health, Environment (01/31/06)
Clean water cases could be first test of Alito's Supreme Court stance

More than 50 Environmental & Conservation Groups Oppose Alito (01/24/06)
More than 50 Environmental and Conservation Groups Oppose Alito

Earthjustice Opposes Judge Alito's Nomination to the Supreme Court (12/20/05)
First environmental opposition to Supreme Court nominee since Bork in 1987

Halloween Supreme Court Nomination is a Scary Choice (10/31/05)
Judge Alito could undermine laws that safeguard health and environment

President Bush's Supreme Court Nomination Needs Careful Review (07/19/05)
Senate must ensure that Judge John Roberts will not unfairly strike down environmental safeguards.

President Bush’s Supreme Court Nomination Needs Careful Review (07/19/05)
Senate must ensure that Judge John Roberts will not unfairly strike down environmental safeguards

Pryor Confirmation Threatens National Environmental Safeguards (06/09/05)
Senate confirms Pryor despite unprecedented opposition from conservation groups

35 Environmental Groups Oppose Nomination of Janice Rogers Brown (11/06/03)
Janice Rogers Brown's nomination to the United States Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit scheduled for committee vote today.

Earthjustice Takes to the Airwaves in Opposition to William Pryor Nomination (07/29/03)
Earthjustice launches radio campaign urging listeners to oppose nomination of William Pryor

Earthjustice Criticizes Confirmation of Controversial Anti-Environmental Nominee to Lifetime Federal Judgeship (07/31/02)
Senate votes 64-35 to confirm D. Brooks Smith to Third Circuit Court of Appeals

Senate Continues to Face Gridlock Over Judicial Nominees (10/23/01)
GOP Ties Up Critical Foreign Appropriations Bill Over Desire to Rush Judicial Confirmations