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

Barkett, Rosemary
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Barkett, Rosemary
Born 1939 in Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on September 24, 1993, to a seat vacated by Paul Hitch Roney. Confirmed by the Senate on April 14, 1994, and received commission on April 15, 1994. Service terminated on September 30, 2013, due to retirement.

St. Joseph`s College, Jensen Beach, Florida, A.A., 1959
Spring Hill College, B.S., 1967
University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1970

Professional Career:
Member, Sisters of St. Joseph, 1956-1967
Teacher, elementary and junior high schools, St. Augustine, Florida, 1960-1968
Private practice, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1971-1979
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Fifteenth Judicial Circuit, 1979-1984; chief judge, 1983-1984
Judge, Florida District Court of Appeal, Fourth District, 1984-1985
Justice, Florida Supreme Court, 1985-1994; chief justice, 1992-1994
Judge, Iran-United States Claim Tribunal, The Hague, 2013-
Oral History

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-FL-0005 : Johnson v. Bush
CJ-GA-0003 : Crowe v. Head
EE-AL-0096 : United States v. Director Alabama Personnel Department
FA-FL-0001 : Hollywood Synagogue v. City of Hollywood & U.S. v. City of Hollywood
IM-AL-0005 : United States v. Alabama
IM-AL-0006 : Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama v. Governor of Alabama
IM-GA-0002 : Williams v. Mohawk Industries
JC-AL-0018 : Wilson v. Jones
JC-FL-0012 : Haney v. Miami-Dade County
JC-FL-0014 : Cuesta v. School Board of Miami Dade County
JC-GA-0025 : Evans v. City of Zebulon, Georgia
JC-GA-0026 : Powell v. Barrett
PB-FL-0005 : Doe v. Chiles
PB-GA-0001 : L.C.v. Olmstead
PC-AL-0012 : Harris v. Thigpen
PC-GA-0001 : Cason v. Seckinger

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