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Court Judge: Burkett and Judge

court judge: That makes her eligible to vote and serve as a judge, according to Metro News. The oath was administered by a federal judge. Corpus Christi Municipal Court Judge Young Min Burkett was sworn in as a citizen on Friday. Burkett is from South Korea and had been a permanent legal resident. Burkett says she never tried to deceive or misrepresent her background. She applied for expedited review of her U.S. citizenship request after being removed from the bench. ( As reported in the news.