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Press Release

Environmental Groups Oppose Nominations of Three Extreme Judicial Nominees Scheduled for Senate Votes

Environmental Opposition to Three Appeals Court Nominees: Janice Rogers Brown, Carolyn Kuhl, Priscilla Owen

November 13, 2003

Contact:Glenn Sugameli, 202-667-4500 x 221
Cat Lazaroff, 202-667-4500 x 213

Washington, DC--

Earthjustice and other environmental groups have strongly opposed three nominees to lifetime seats on the United States Court of Appeals who are expected to be blocked in Senate votes tomorrow: California Supreme Court Justice Janice Rogers Brown (D.C. Circuit), California trial judge Carolyn Kuhl (9th Circuit), and Texas Supreme Court Justice Priscilla Owen (5th Circuit).

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