Senate Confirms Wetherell As North Florida District Judge

July 12, 2019

The U.S. Senate confirmed President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge T. Kent Wetherell II to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida.

Judge Wetherell has served the people of Florida for the past 20 years—first as a deputy solicitor general, then as an administrative law judge, and finally as an appellate judge on the First District Court of Appeal, where he has served with since 2009.

Pictured: appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee on October 17, 2018. Image for, click to enlarge.


One Response to “Senate Confirms Wetherell As North Florida District Judge”

  1. tg on July 12th, 2019 8:23 pm

    Looks like he was terrified to find out.

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