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Stanford law professor nominated for state Supreme Court

Original post made on Jul 22, 2014

Mariano-Florentino Cuellar, a Mexican-born Stanford Law School professor and former White House official, has been nominated for the California Supreme Court, Governor Jerry Brown's office announced Tuesday.

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Posted by Wondering?
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jul 22, 2014 at 10:55 am

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Posted by neighbor
a resident of another community
on Jul 22, 2014 at 4:33 pm

WOW, what a c.v. this guy has! Amazing. Both he (and his wife) are super achievers.


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Posted by But, but...
a resident of Stanford
on Jul 23, 2014 at 6:44 pm

"Tino" is not a citizen, but he does have permanent resident status. Gone are the days when an immigrant had to become a citizen, as my grandfather did, to get a law degree and take the Bar Exam. My grandfather became an Appellate Court judge, but that would never have been possible then without citizenship.


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Posted by jmc
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jul 24, 2014 at 3:45 pm

jmc is a registered user.

Tino IS a citizen, since 1993. Where are you getting your "information"?


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