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Name Cox, Emmett Ripley
City Mobile
State AL
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:

Cox, Emmett Ripley
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cox, Emmett Ripley
Born 1935 in Cottonwood, AL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on October 14, 1981, to a seat vacated by T. Virgil Pittman. Confirmed by the Senate on November 18, 1981, and received commission on November 18, 1981. Service terminated on April 25, 1988, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on December 19, 1987, to a seat vacated by John Cooper Godbold. Confirmed by the Senate on April 15, 1988, and received commission on April 18, 1988. Assumed senior status on December 18, 2000.

Education:
University of Alabama, A.B., 1957
University of Alabama School of Law, LL.B., 1959

Professional Career:
Air National Guard, 1958-1964
Private practice, Birmingham, Alabama, 1959-1964
Private practice, Mobile, Alabama, 1964-1981

compress summary

Case(s) FA-FL-0001 : Hollywood Synagogue v. City of Hollywood & U.S. v. City of Hollywood
ID-GA-0002 : S.H. v. Edwards
IM-FL-0008 : Haitian Refugee Center, Inc. v. Baker
IM-FL-0020 : Pollgreen v. Morris
IM-GA-0006 : Luna v. Del Monte Fresh Produce
MH-FL-0001 : Johnson & U.S. v. Florida
PC-AL-0012 : Harris v. Thigpen
PC-FL-0006 : Dougan v. Singletary
PC-GA-0008 : Saleem v. Evans
PD-GA-0002 : Luckey v. Miller


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