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Name Kennedy, Anthony McLeod
City Washington
State DC
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:

Kennedy, Anthony McLeod
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Kennedy, Anthony McLeod
Born 1936 in Sacramento, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Gerald Ford on March 3, 1975, to a seat vacated by Charles Merton Merrill. Confirmed by the Senate on March 20, 1975, and received commission on March 24, 1975. Service terminated on February 17, 1988, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the United States
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on November 30, 1987, to a seat vacated by Lewis F. Powell, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on February 3, 1988, and received commission on February 11, 1988.

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Eleventh Circuit, February 18, 1988-January 31, 2006
Second Circuit, October 1, 1991-October 31, 1991
Ninth Circuit, February 1, 2006-present

Stanford University, B.A., 1958
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1961

Professional Career:
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1961-1963
California Army National Guard private first class, 1961
Private practice, Sacramento, California, 1963-1975
Professor of constitutional law, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 1965-1987

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-AL-0002 : Nelson v. Campbell
CJ-CA-0004 : Morales v. Hickman
CJ-FL-0002 : Hill v. McDonough
CJ-NC-0005 : U.S. v. Comstock
CW-TN-0002 : John B. v. Goetz
DR-TN-0001 : Lane v. Tennessee
ED-MI-0001 : Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality by any Means Necessary (BAMN) v. Granholm
EE-MS-0058 : Smith v. Jackson
EE-WI-0058 : International Union v. Johnson Controls, Inc.
FA-KY-0003 : ACLU of Kentucky v. McCreary County, Kentucky
FA-WA-0001 : Doe v. Reed
FH-WI-0001 : U.S. v. American Family Mutual Insurance Company
ID-TX-0001 : Lelsz v. Kavanaugh
IM-AZ-0013 : Chamber of Commerce of the United States v. Whiting
IM-AZ-0015 : United States v. Arizona
IM-CA-0002 : Flores v. Reno
IM-CA-0011 : Catholic Social Services v. Ashcroft
IM-CA-0022 : American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee v. Ashcroft
IM-CA-0032 : Kim v. Schiltgen
IM-CA-0047 : Yassini v. Crosland
IM-NY-0006 : Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. McNary
JC-CA-0007 : Bull v. City and County of San Francisco
JC-NJ-0022 : Florence v. County of Burlington
PB-AL-0005 : Searcy v. Bentley
PB-AL-0008 : Strawser v. Strange
PB-CA-0029 : Hollingsworth v. Perry
PB-ID-0001 : Latta v. Otter
PB-KY-0001 : Love v. Beshear
PB-MI-0004 : DeBoer v. Snyder
PB-NV-0001 : Sevcik v. Sandoval
PB-NY-0017 : Windsor v. United States
PB-OH-0003 : Obergefell v. Hodges
PB-TN-0005 : Tanco v. Haslam
PC-AL-0028 : Hope v. Pelzer
PC-AR-0014 : Holt v. Hobbs
PC-CA-0002 : Coleman v. Brown
PC-CA-0023 : Toussaint v. McCarthy / Wright v. Enonmoto
PC-CA-0029 : Spain v. Procunier
PC-CA-0039 : Ngo v. Woodford
PC-CA-0041 : Johnson v. California
PC-CA-0057 : Plata v. Brown / Coleman v. Brown Three-Judge Court
PC-IN-0003 : French v. Miller
PC-KY-0007 : Kendrick v. Bland
PC-OH-0001 : Austin v. Wilkinson
PC-OH-0017 : Wilson v. Seiter
PC-OR-0006 : Capps v. Atiyeh
PC-PA-0025 : Banks v. Beard
PD-MI-0002 : Tesmer v. Granholm
PH-TX-0004 : Inclusive Communities Project v. Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs
PN-ID-0001 : Ashcroft v. Al-Kidd
SD-KY-0001 : Meredith, Custodial Parent and Next Friend of McDonald, et al v. Jefferson County Bd. of Ed, et al.
SD-MI-0002 : Grutter v. Bollinger
SD-MI-0003 : Gratz v. Bollinger
SD-WA-0001 : Parents Involved In Community Schools v. Seattle School District No. 1 et al.
VR-FL-0057 : De Grandy v. Wetherell

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