us tax courtLynchburg native has been nominated for a federal judgeship on the U.S. Tax Court. 47 year old, Cary Douglas Pugh appeared before the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance for a confirmation hearing Wednesday. The committee did not act on the nomination Wednesday…but, according to the News & Advance, if appointed, Pugh would be the second person with Lynchburg ties to serve on the court; and would serve a 15-year term.