University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
 
Name Bunton, Lucius Desha III
City Midland
State TX
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:

Bunton, Lucius Desha III
... read more
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Bunton, Lucius Desha III
Born December 1, 1924, in Del Rio, TX
Died January 17, 2001, in Austin, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on October 11, 1979, to a seat vacated by John H. Wood. Confirmed by the Senate on November 26, 1979, and received commission on November 27, 1979. Served as chief judge, 1987-1992. Assumed senior status on December 1, 1992. Service terminated on January 17, 2001, due to death.

Education:
University of Texas, B.A., 1947
University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 1950

Professional Career:
U.S. Army private, 76th Infantry Division, 1943-1946
Private practice, Uvalde, Texas, 1950-1951
Private practice, Marfa, Texas, 1951-1954
District attorney, Eighty-Third Judicial District, Texas, 1954-1960
Private practice, Odessa, Texas, 1960-1979

compress summary

Case(s) IM-TX-0006 : Murillo v. Musegades


Additional Resources
 
  none on record

back
new people search