Trump-Appointed Judge Deemed ‘Not Qualified’ by Bar Association Voids Mask Mandate on Planes, Other Travel

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““At most, it traps virus droplets” ​ yes…that’s the WHOLE POINT of masks. to trap them. so they don’t get to others. ​ another trump moron.


Nothing says ripe for confirmation like a 33 year old judge for life that has never tried a case.


“Wearing a mask cleans nothing,” U.S. District Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle wrote in her decision on Monday. “At most, it traps virus droplets. But it neither ‘sanitizes’ the person wearing the mask nor ‘sanitizes’ the conveyance.” She’s an idiot. edit: As others have pointed out, this statement is in reference to specific (and apparently outdated) language about how the CDC can control the spread of disease. She is arguing that masks don’t “sanitize”, and hence the CDC can’t enforce them. IANAL, but this seems like tortured reasoning. It doesn’t help that it looks like an 5th grader wrote it either.


Not only was the unqualified. But rammed in at the last minute **after** Trump already lost the election.


The damage Trump and the Republicans have done to this country will be felt for decades. Appointing a judge that young and inexperienced is wildly irresponsible.