Posted: Thursday, April 25, 2013 12:00 am
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — The U.S. Senate has confirmed the nomination of public defender Jane Kelly of Cedar Rapids to join the federal appeals court that decides cases from Iowa and several other states.
The Senate voted 96-0 on Wednesday to confirm Kelly to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which is based in St. Louis.
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Thursday, April 25, 2013 12:00 am.