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Name Fletcher, William A.
City San Francisco
State CA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Fletcher, William A.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Fletcher, William A.
Born 1945 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 7, 1997, to a seat vacated by William Albert Norris. Confirmed by the Senate on October 8, 1998, and received commission on October 9, 1998.

Harvard College, B.A., 1968
University of Oxford, B.A., 1970
Yale Law School, J.D., 1975

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy lieutenant, 1970-1972
Law clerk, Hon. Stanley A. Weigel, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1975-1976
Law clerk, Hon. William J. Brennan, Jr., Supreme Court of the United States, 1976-1977
Professor of law, University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, 1977-1998

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, April 25, 1995; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) DR-CA-0029 : Gray Panthers v. Schwarzenegger
DR-CA-0030 : Independent Living Center v. Maxwell-Jolly
DR-CA-0031 : Dominguez v. Schwarzenegger
ED-CA-0006 : Renee v. Duncan
EE-CA-0288 : Satchell v. Federal Express Corp.
EE-CA-0291 : Frank v. United Airlines Inc.
EE-CA-0340 : Hulteen v. AT&T Corporation
EE-IN-0127 : In re FedEx Ground Package System, Inc. Employment Practices Litigation
IM-AZ-0001 : Durgin v. De La Vina
IM-CA-0011 : Catholic Social Services v. Ashcroft
IM-CA-0032 : Kim v. Schiltgen
IM-CA-0043 : Naranjo-Aguilera v. US Immigration and Naturalization Service
IM-CA-0046 : Serquina v. United States
JC-CA-0010 : Vanke v. Block
NS-CA-0009 : Ibrahim v. Department of Homeland Security
PB-CA-0016 : Independent Living Center of Southern California v. Maxwell-Jolly
PB-CA-0020 : California Pharmacists Association v. Maxwell-Jolly
PB-WA-0006 : M.R. v. Dreyfus
PC-CA-0017 : Madrid v. Gomez
PN-CA-0023 : Haskell v. Brown
SD-WA-0001 : Parents Involved In Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1 et al.

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