This excerpt is from a piece that originally ran on September 14, 2021.
The left-leaning judicial advocacy group Alliance for Justice applauded the nominees after their testimony on Tuesday.
“In addition to being historic nominations, Jennifer Sung and Justice Beth Robinson are both brilliant legal minds and eminently qualified jurists as they demonstrated during today’s hearing,” Alliance for Justice President Rakim Brooks said. “Both nominees will bring critically important professional and demographic diversity to the federal bench, which is vital for ensuring that our justice system fulfills its promise of providing equal justice for all. Our justice system is stronger when it looks like and understands the people that it serves.