Capital Region native sworn-in as federal judge

Capital Region native Anne Nardacci has been sworn-in to her position as federal judge in the Northern District of New York.

Sen. Chuck Schumer was on hand for the swearing-in at the federal courthouse in Albany on Friday morning.

Nardacci was born and raised in Albany.

With her swearing in, the bench of active judges on the Northern District of New York Court will become majority women for active judges for the first time in history.