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Name Johnstone, Edward Huggins
City Paducah
State KY
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:

Johnstone, Edward Huggins
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Johnstone, Edward Huggins
Born April 26, 1922, in Sao Paulo, Brazil
Died June 26, 2013, in Louisville, KY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on August 25, 1977, to a seat vacated by James F. Gordon. Confirmed by the Senate on October 7, 1977, and received commission on October 11, 1977. Served as chief judge, 1985-1990. Assumed senior status on October 22, 1993. Service terminated on June 26, 2013, due to death.

Education:
University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 1949

Professional Career:
U.S. Army sergeant, 9th Infantry Division, 1942-1945
Private practice, Princeton, Kentucky, 1949-1976
City attorney, Princeton, Kentucky, 1952-1954
City attorney, Kuttawa, Kentucky, 1954-1976
City attorney, Fredonia, Kentucky, 1954-1976
Judge, Princeton [Kentucky] Police Court, 1954-1969
Judge, Kentucky Circuit Court, Fifty-Sixth Judicial Circuit, 1976-1977

compress summary

Case(s) JC-KY-0005 : Price v. Jefferson County
PC-KY-0001 : Canterino & U.S. v. Wilson
PC-KY-0007 : Kendrick v. Bland
PC-MI-0007 : U.S. v. Michigan
PC-OH-0019 : Taylor v. Perini


Additional Resources
 
Case Studies "Voices from a Southern Prison"
By: Lloyd C. Anderson (University of Akron Faculty)
[ Detail ]


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