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Name Clark, Thomas Alonzo
City Atlanta
State GA
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:

Clark, Thomas Alonzo
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Clark, Thomas Alonzo
Born December 20, 1920, in Atlanta, GA
Died September 4, 2005

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on August 28, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on October 31, 1979, and received commission on November 2, 1979. Service terminated on October 1, 1981, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Reassigned on October 1, 1981, to a new seat authorized by 94 Stat. 1994. Assumed senior status on August 31, 1991. Service terminated on September 4, 2005, due to death.

Education:
Washington and Lee University, B.S., 1942
University of Georgia School of Law, LL.B., 1949

Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1942-1946
Private practice, Bainbridge, Georgia, 1949-1955
Private practice, Americus, Georgia, 1955-1957
Instructor, Georgia Southwestern College, 1956-1957
Private practice, Tampa, Florida, 1957-1979
Research Collections
Oral History

compress summary

Case(s) EE-FL-0130 : United States v. City of Miami
ID-GA-0002 : S.H. v. Edwards
IM-FL-0007 : Haitian Refugee Ctr. v. Smith
IM-FL-0009 : Jean v. Nelson
IM-GA-0003 : Fernandez-Roque v. Smith
JI-FL-0005 : H.C. v. Jarrard
PC-AL-0017 : Newman v. Alabama
PC-FL-0006 : Dougan v. Singletary


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