MCHUGH - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MCHUGH News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Why do we need to know about judge’s pregnancy? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682363-82/judge-court-mchugh-pregnancy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682363-82/judge-court-mchugh-pregnancy.html.csp">Letter: Why do we need to know about judge’s pregnancy?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T16:21:02.603-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Congratulations to Judge Carolyn McHugh on her confirmation to the 10th Circuit Court bench (“Senate confirms first Utah woman to 10th Circuit Court bench,” Tribune, March 12). I do wonder why the writer of the article thought it necessary to bring up her pregnancy status from the early 1980s. When was the last time a male nominee’s due date was of such grave importance? No dang wonder people outside our borders think we’re an odd bunch. Maria Nye Sutherland</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57682363@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 16:21:02 MDT Senate confirms first Utah woman to 10th Circuit Court bench http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57670411-90/mchugh-utah-court-senate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57670411-90/mchugh-utah-court-senate.html.csp">Senate confirms first Utah woman to 10th Circuit Court bench</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T19:24:25.022-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 07:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The U.S. Senate on Wednesday unanimously confirmed Utah Court of Appeals Presiding Judge Carolyn McHugh to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, making her the first woman from Utah to serve on the federal appellate panel. McHugh won wide support from the Senate — 98 senators voted for her and none against — after her nomination from President Barack Obama had languished for nearly 10 months. When the Senate failed to act last year, Obama had to resubmit her name and start the process...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670411@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:24:25 MDT