Bangladeshi Nusrat has been nominated as the Federal Judge of the United States
Global New News Desk –
Nusrat Jahan Chowdhury, an American citizen of Bangladeshi descent, has been nominated as a federal judge in the United States. News BBC
She will be the first female Muslim-American federal judge to appointed.
A White House statement said that President Joe Biden had made the nomination.
One of President Biden’s goals in nominating new judges was to diversify the American judiciary.
If the presidential nomination passed in the upper house of the US Senate, Nusrat Jahan Chowdhury will preside over the trial in the Federal Court of New York State.
The White House said in a statement that the president had nominated eight people as
federal judges, all of whom were exceptionally qualified, experienced and committed to the
rule of law and the constitution.
Who is this Nusrat Jahan Chowdhury?
A brief introduction to Nusrat Jahan Chowdhury given in the White House statement.
It states that Ms. Chowdhury served as the Legal Director of the American Civil Liberties Union in Illinois until 2020 so.
He also held various positions in the American Civil Rights Union in New York from 2006 to
2020. Most recently, he was the Deputy Director of the Racial Justice Program from 2016 to
Ms. Chowdhury also served as the Senior Staff Attorney of the Racial Justice Program from 2016 to 2017.
Nusrat Jahan Chowdhury attended Yale Law School, Princeton School of Public and
International Affairs, and Columbia University in the United States.
The White House said in a statement that diversity in the US judiciary is one of the biggest
assets of the United States.
President Biden committed to this diversity, and those nominated at this stage are a
continuation of President Biden’s commitment.
In the last one year since President Biden came to power, 63 judges have nominated
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