President Barack Obama announces the judicial nominations including Patricia Ann Millett, right, to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on June 4, 2013, confirmed December 2013. Millett is a graduate of Triad High School, and her name is now on the short list to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court.
President Barack Obama announces the judicial nominations including Patricia Ann Millett, right, to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on June 4, 2013, confirmed December 2013. Millett is a graduate of Triad High School, and her name is now on the short list to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court. File photo AP
President Barack Obama announces the judicial nominations including Patricia Ann Millett, right, to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on June 4, 2013, confirmed December 2013. Millett is a graduate of Triad High School, and her name is now on the short list to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court. File photo AP

Triad grad possible contender for Supreme Court

February 15, 2016 3:32 PM