Nancy Moritz http://kmuw.org en Obama Picks Kansas Justice for Federal Appeals Court http://kmuw.org/post/obama-picks-kansas-justice-federal-appeals-court <p>President Barack Obama has nominated a Kansas Supreme Court justice to the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.<br><br>President Obama's selection of Justice Nancy Moritz drew an immediate endorsement from U.S. Senator Jerry Moran, who has often criticized the president's policies.<br><br>Moran says Moritz is "highly qualified" and that he intends to vote for her confirmation.<br><br>The Denver-based court reviews cases from Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Utah and Wyoming.<br> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 12:21:05 +0000 Associated Press 21341 at http://kmuw.org