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Prosecutors argued that Trump was threatening the judicial process by launching public attacks against people involved in the case.
The decision by the 8th Circuit would leave the landmark law dead in the water by prohibiting private parties from suing to enforce it.
Lucy Koh, 53, now has a lifetime seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit.
The former president is trying to stop the release of hundreds of records related to the White House's involvement in the Jan. 6 Capitol attack.
Beth Robinson's confirmation also tilts the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit to a majority Democrat-appointed court.
One nominee could be the first Korean American woman to serve on a U.S. appeals court. Another could be the second Black woman to serve on the 9th Circuit.
Cory Wilson, who has also attacked abortion rights and LGBTQ rights, is up for a lifetime seat on a U.S. appeals court.
The lawsuit from 21 children and young adults argued that the federal government has failed to act to address global climate change.
A federal appeals court let stand a previous ruling in favor of lawmakers who have long been trying to obtain the president's tax records, according to media reports.
He's denounced women's rights and diversity. He refused to answer senators' questions. Republicans voted to move him forward anyway.