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Name Haynsworth, Clement Furman Jr.
City Richmond
State SC
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:

Haynsworth, Clement Furman Jr.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Haynsworth, Clement Furman Jr.
Born October 30, 1912, in Greenville, SC
Died November 22, 1989, in Greenville, SC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on February 19, 1957, to a seat vacated by Armistead Mason Dobie. Confirmed by the Senate on April 4, 1957, and received commission on April 4, 1957. Served as chief judge, 1964-1981. Assumed senior status on April 6, 1981. Service terminated on November 22, 1989, due to death.

Education:
Furman University, A.B., 1933
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1936

Professional Career:
Private practice, Greenville, South Carolina, 1936-1942, 1945-1957
U.S. Navy, 1942-1945

Nominated to Supreme Court of the United States, August 21, 1969; rejected by Senate, November 21, 1969
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Case(s) FH-NC-0001 : Mackey v. Nationwide Ins. Co
JC-VA-0010 : Logan v. Shealy
PC-MD-0003 : Johnson v. Galley
PC-MD-0007 : Nelson v. Collins
PC-MD-0010 : Carter v. Kamka
PC-NC-0007 : Smith v. Bounds
PC-SC-0002 : Nelson v. Leeke
SD-NC-0001 : Swann v. Charlotte-Mecklenburg County Board of Education
SD-NC-0006 : Coppedge v. The Franklin County Board of Education


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