Guantanamo: Litigation: D.C. Circuit

D.C. Circuit News: Chief Judge Sentelle Taking Senior Status

By Steve Vladeck
Friday, November 30, 2012, 12:09 PM

Courtesy of Todd Ruger from the National Law Journal, it appears that D.C. Circuit Chief Judge David Sentelle will be taking senior status as of February 12, 2013. That will reduce to seven the total number of active D.C. Circuit judges (Henderson, Rogers, Tatel, Garland, Brown, Griffith, and Kavanaugh, JJ.), and increase to four the number of vacancies on the nation's "second-most-important" court--and certainly the court of most frequent relevance to much of the stuff we cover here...