Federal judge Denny Chin, known for sentencing Bernard Madoff to 150 years in prison and his proclivity to Google rain hats, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to a seat on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. The NY Times reports that this will make Chin the first Asian-American on the Appeals Court. Also: "His father worked as a cook in Chinese restaurants, while his mother worked as a seamstress in Chinatown garment factories. He graduated from Stuyvesant High School and Princeton, and obtained his law degree at Fordham University." Above the Law dressed up as Chin for Halloween.
Judge Denny Chin Confirmed To Appeals Court
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