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ABC News: Don Willett is WAY TOO FUNNY to be on the Supreme Court

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 4:00pm 7/1/2018 at 4:00pm

Former Texas Supreme Court Justice, and now 5th Circuit Judge, Don Willett has been a favorite of conservatives and libertarians for a long time.

Prof. Glenn Reynolds recently commented:

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Twitter Thrilled With Justice Willett’s Return After Confirmation to the Fifth Circuit

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 15, 2017 at 1:00pm 12/15/2017 at 1:00pm

Earlier this week, Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett was confirmed to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals.

The Tweeting Texan’s account has been dormant since November, remaining silent during Senate confirmation hearings.

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Tweetin’ Texan Don Willett confirmed to 5th Circuit, despite Dems playing War on Women card

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 5:33pm 12/13/2017 at 5:33pm

Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett was confirmed to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals today. Justice Willett is best known for his Twitter account, where he stays away from politics, and is quite funny. Kemberlee put together a Best of (Future SCOTUS?) Justice Don Willett’s Twitter Feed.

As we previously reported, during confirmation...

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Judicial Voterama: Grasz confirmed (8th Cir.), Willett advances to floor vote (5th Cir.)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 8:00pm 12/12/2017 at 8:00pm

The “judge story” that Trump crowed about in October continues apace.

Tonight the Senate confirmed Leonard Steven Grasz, by a 50–48 vote, to be a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit.  Grasz had received a unanimous “Not Qualified” rating from the American Bar Association, an influential legal organization...

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Aging, humorless Dem Senator rips judicial nominee Don Willett over Bacon Marriage tweet

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 6:30pm 11/15/2017 at 6:30pm

Wednesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee conducted confirmation hearings for several judicial appointees including Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett. Willett has been nominated for a spot on the fifth circuit.

An avid Twitter user, Willett is a bright, humorous spot on the social media platform. Prior to the hearing, many a...

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Trump Nominates Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett to 5th Circuit Appellate Court

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 4:12pm 9/28/2017 at 4:12pm

One of Texas’ best is making the federal leap. Thursday, Trump nominated Texas Supreme Court Justice Don Willett to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, according to an administrative official.

Willett, a good-humored Constitutional conservative, was rumored to have made Trump’s Supreme Court Justice short list.

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Best of (Future SCOTUS?) Justice Don Willett’s Twitter Feed

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 7:15pm 5/18/2016 at 7:15pm

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump, released a short-list of potential SCOTUS nominees Wednesday.

Senate Republicans have thus far, made good on their promise to block President Obama’s nomination of Judge Merrick Garland. Should that hold, the task of replacing the late Justice Scalia will fall to the next Oval Office...

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