Berkeley law professor Goodwin Liu ’91 has been nominated to the California Supreme Court to replace outgoing Justice Carlos Moreno, who announced his plans to retire earlier this year.
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Stanford alumnus Goodwin Liu ’91 moved one step closer to becoming a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit after the Senate Judiciary Committee approved his nomination on Thursday…
Stanford’s Board of Trustees reported Friday on their retreat to Yale University, which Board Chair Leslie Hume said provided a look at a “very different” institution.
Now Liu, amid some criticism, is President Obama’s nominee to the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.