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Name Farris, Joseph Jerome
City Seattle
State WA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race African-American
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Farris, Joseph Jerome
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Farris, Joseph Jerome
Born 1930 in Birmingham, AL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on July 12, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on September 26, 1979, and received commission on September 27, 1979. Assumed senior status on March 4, 1995.

Education:
Morehouse College, B.S., 1951
Atlanta University (now Clark Atlanta University), M.S.W., 1955
University of Washington School of Law, J.D., 1958

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Signal Corps, 1952-1953
Private practice, Seattle, Washington, 1958-1969
Judge, Court of Appeals of the State of Washington, 1969-1979

compress summary

Case(s) EE-GA-0017 : EEOC v. CAGLE'S INC.
IM-CA-0039 : Orantes-Hernandez v. Meese
IM-CA-0040 : Pearl Meadows Mushroom Farm, Inc. v. Nelson
IM-GA-0002 : Williams v. Mohawk Industries
IM-WA-0009 : Immigrant Assistance Project of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor (AFL-CIO) v. INS
IM-WA-0010 : La Duke v. Nelson
JC-CA-0009 : Stone v. City and County of San Francisco
MH-ID-0001 : Cornett v. Donovan
MH-ID-0002 : Jeff D. v. Kempthorne
PC-AZ-0004 : Casey v. Lewis
PC-AZ-0016 : Bonner v. Lewis
PC-CA-0002 : Coleman v. Brown
PC-CA-0004 : Gates v. Deukmejian
PC-CA-0017 : Madrid v. Gomez
PC-ID-0005 : Lindquist v. Idaho State Board of Corrections
SD-AL-0008 : Miller, United States of America v. Board of Education of Gadsden


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