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Chief Judge Virginia A. Phillips, United States District Court for the Central District of California. (Photo: Courtesy Photo) Chief Judge Virginia A. Phillips, U.S. District Court for the Central District of California. 

The chief judge of the Central District of California has asked the Senate Judiciary Committee and White House to act swiftly on judicial vacancies she says pose a “grave danger” to the justice system.

Chief U.S. District Judge Virginia Phillips penned a letter to Sens. Lindsey Graham, Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris, and White House Counsel Pat Cipollone, asking that they move to fill the open seats in her district.

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