Fed. Judiciary: Leslie Southwick Receives Seat on Fifth Circuit Court November 11, 2007 ~ Alex W. The New York Times (link) reported that Leslie Southwick’s nomination to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals was confirmed by the Senate (59-38). Representative Barbara Lee (link) issued a press release (link) criticizing Southwick’s confirmation. Advertisements Share this:RedditEmailPrintTwitterFacebookTumblrGooglePinterestLike this:Like Loading... Related Published by Alex W. "We, who believe in freedom, cannot rest." Sweet Honey in the Rock Twitter: alexwdc View all posts by Alex W.