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Biden appoints former Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator for Supreme Court

DALLAS — The Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday approved an appointment to fill the seat vacated by the resignation of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., said the nominee, former Dallas Dallas Cowboys assistant head coach Joe Ellis, is well qualified to serve on the U.N. human rights court.“I