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Name Hilton, Claude M.
City Alexandria
State VA
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:

Hilton, Claude M.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Hilton, Claude M.
Born 1940 in Scott County, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on May 15, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on July 10, 1985, and received commission on July 11, 1985. Served as chief judge, 1997-2004. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2005.

Education:
Ohio State University, B.S., 1963
American University, Washington College of Law, J.D., 1966

Professional Career:
Assistant commonwealth's attorney, Arlington, Virginia, 1967-1968
Private practice, Arlington, Virginia, 1968-1973, 1976-1985
Commonwealth's attorney, Virginia, 1974-1975
Commissioner in chancery, Virginia Circuit Court, Arlington County, 1976-1985


compress summary

Case(s) CJ-VA-0002 : Walker v. Johnson
JC-VA-0010 : Logan v. Shealy
JC-VA-0012 : DeMier v. Gondles
NS-DC-0049 : In Re Electronic Surveillance and Physical Search of International Terrorist Groups, Their Agents, and Related Targets [Raw Take Order Docket 02-431]
NS-VA-0002 : United States v. Lavabit


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