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Name Cacheris, James Chris
City Alexandria
State VA
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:

Cacheris, James Chris
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cacheris, James Chris
Born 1933 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on October 20, 1981, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on November 24, 1981, and received commission on December 1, 1981. Served as chief judge, 1991-1997. Assumed senior status on March 30, 1998.

Education:
University of Pennsylvania, B.S., 1955
George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1960

Professional Career:
Assistant corporation counsel, Washington, D.C., 1960-1962
Private practice, Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia, 1962-1971
Judge, Circuit Court of Virginia, Nineteenth Judicial Circuit, 1971-1981


compress summary

Case(s) CJ-NC-0005 : U.S. v. Comstock
NS-VA-0001 : United States v. Nicholson


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