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Humetewa one step closer to federal bench

Special advisor and counsel at Arizona State University hopes to be first Hopi and Native American woman federal judge

Diane J. Humetewa, a member of the Hopi Tribe, is one step closer to becoming the first Native American woman to serve on the federal bench after her committee hearing on Jan. 28 before the Senate Judiciary Committee.