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Paul Callan is a CNN legal analyst, a former New York City homicide prosecutor and currently is of counsel at the New York law firm of Edelman & Edelman PC, focusing on wrongful conviction and civil rights cases. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own.
(CNN)The journey of Judge Neil Gorsuch to fill Antonin Scalia's seat on the Supreme Court could veer a bit off the road in the skid marks of the "Case of the Frozen Trucker." This frosty thorn in the side of Gorsuch was recounted Monday by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who expressed the opinion that the hardhearted judge was not the kind of person who belongs on the Supreme Court.