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Name Atkins, Carl Clyde
City Miami
State FL
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Atkins, Carl Clyde
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Atkins, Carl Clyde
Born November 23, 1914, in Washington, DC
Died March 11, 1999, in Miami, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on June 28, 1966, to a new seat authorized by 80 Stat. 75. Confirmed by the Senate on July 22, 1966, and received commission on July 22, 1966. Served as chief judge, 1977-1982. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1982. Service terminated on March 11, 1999, due to death.

Education:
University of Florida College of Law, LL.B., 1936

Professional Career:
Private practice, Stuart, Florida, 1936-1941
Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1941-1966

compress summary

Case(s) IM-FL-0008 : Haitian Refugee Center, Inc. v. Baker
IM-FL-0017 : Mendoza v. City of Miami Civil Service Board
IM-FL-0019 : Haitian Refugee Center, Inc. v. Nelson
IM-GA-0003 : Fernandez-Roque v. Smith
IM-KS-0001 : Garcia-Mir v. Civiletti
SD-FL-0004 : Denise Sharpton, Darryl Sharpton v. The Board of Public Instruction of Indian River County, Florida


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