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Diane Humetewa Becomes First Female Native-American Federal Judge

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Humetewa, a professor at Arizona State University, has worked in private practice and as an assistant U.S. attorney, according to her official bio. She's a member the Hopi Indian Tribe.

Fellow Arizonan, Sen. John McCain (R), congratulated her on Twitter.