White House interviewing five potential U.S. Supreme Court nominees: source

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Posted: Mar 09, 2016 9:42 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House is interviewing five potential nominees to become a U.S. Supreme Court justice and replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia, a source familiar with the process told Reuters on Wednesday.

The source said the five people under consideration are federal judges Sri Srinivasan, Jane Kelly, Kentanji Jackson, Paul Watford and Merrick Garland.

(Reporting by Julia Edwards; Editing by Sandra Maler)