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Name Leavy, Edward
City Portland
State OR
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Judge : Federal, Magistrate
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

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

Leavy, Edward
Born 1929, near Aurora, OR

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on March 26, 1984, to a seat vacated by Robert C. Belloni. Confirmed by the Senate on April 24, 1984, and received commission on May 3, 1984. Service terminated on April 8, 1987, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 2, 1987, to a seat vacated by Otto Richard Skopil, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on March 20, 1987, and received commission on March 23, 1987. Assumed senior status on May 19, 1997.

U.S. Magistrate, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon, 1976-1984

Education:
University of Portland, A.B., 1950
Notre Dame Law School, LL.B., 1953

Professional Career:
Private practice, Eugene, Oregon, 1953-1954
Deputy district attorney, Lane County, Oregon, 1954-1957
Judge, Oregon District Court, Lane County, 1957-1961
Judge, Oregon Circuit Court, Lane County, 1961-1976
Justice pro tem, Supreme Court of Oregon, 1974
Oral History

compress summary

Case(s) EE-AZ-0116 : EEOC v. University of Phoenix, Inc.
EE-IL-0333 : EEOC v. United Airlines
IM-CA-0002 : Flores v. Reno
JC-CA-0036 : Kennedy v. LAPD
NS-CA-0014 : In re: National Security Letter, Under Seal v. Holder (Sealed)
NS-DC-0006 : In re All Matters Submitted to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
PB-OR-0004 : Geiger v. Kitzhaber


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