On October 27, the United States Senate was set to approve Indian American Judge Sarala Vidya Nagala to the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.
" National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) congratulates Sarala Nagala on achieving cloture, and we look forward to celebrating her after the confirmation vote tomorrow. Judge Nagala has a lengthy history of protecting the most vulnerable individuals via her efforts against human trafficking, child abuse, and hate crimes as the deputy chief of the severe crimes unit in the United States Attorney's Office." said A.B. Cruz III, president of NAPABA.