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Thursday, December 05, 2013
THE YEAR OF ELAN
The answers (plural) to our trivia question in the last post was that the last two federal judges to start their judicial career as a county court judge were Federico Moreno, who we believe was the first in the southern district of Florida to make the trek from county court, to circuit court, to federal court, and the second was Cecilia Altonaga. The nominations of Judges Bloom and Gayles would, if confirmed, double the number to four.
The Reason Why Twitter is great: Elan Gale was on a flight Thanksgiving day. His flight was delayed. A woman on the flight was complaining. Elan live tweeted the fun and his account blew up: