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Name Ellison, James O.
City Tulsa
State OK
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:

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

Ellison, James O.
Born January 11, 1929, in St. Louis, MO
Died November 22, 2014, in Tulsa, OK

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on September 28, 1979, to a seat vacated by Allen E. Barrow. Confirmed by the Senate on October 31, 1979, and received commission on November 2, 1979. Served as chief judge, 1992-1994. Assumed senior status on November 7, 1994. Service terminated on November 22, 2014, due to death.

Education:
University of Oklahoma, B.A., 1951
University of Oklahoma College of Law, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:
U.S. Army captain, 1951-1953
Private practice, Red Fork, Oklahoma, 1953-1955
Private practice, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1955-1979

compress summary

Case(s) ID-OK-0002 : Homeward Bound v. Hissom Memorial Center


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