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NPR Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg reports on what has become a grueling approval process for the nomination of Texas Judge Priscilla Owen to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. Despite testimony from a number of Republicans singing Owen's praises, support for the nomination from Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee is waning.