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Name Jackson, Amy Berman
City Washington
State DC
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender F
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Jackson, Amy Berman
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Jackson, Amy Berman
Born 1954 in Baltimore, MD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Gladys Kessler. Confirmed by the Senate on March 17, 2011, and received commission on March 18, 2011.

Education:
Harvard College, A.B., 1976
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1979

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Harrison L. Winter, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 1979-1980
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Columbia, 1980-1986
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1986-1994, 2000-2011

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, June 17, 2010; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) FA-DC-0001 : Roman Catholic Archbishop of Washington v. Sebelius
IM-DC-0021 : M.S.P.C. v. Johnson
NS-DC-0080 : Electronic Frontier Foundation v. Department of Justice
PN-DC-0006 : ACLU v. U.S. Department of Justice


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