Susan Paradise Baxter was inducted as a Judge of the United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania.
The ceremony started with the national anthem and the pledge of allegiance. Politicians like Senator Bob Casey spoke about Judge Baxter’s hard work and dedication. Speakers referred to the induction as a celebration of justice and independent judiciary.
“Today was such a great celebration it has been a long road here but it’s been a good one and I’m honored and humbled to serve this area, ” said Baxter.
This federal bench position was vacant for five years.