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Name Murphy, Michael R.
City Minneapolis
State MN
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
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Murphy, Michael R.
Born 1947 in Denver, CO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of ... read more
For biographical information from the Federal Judicial Center, see www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=1725

Murphy, Michael R.
Born 1947 in Denver, CO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on July 25, 1995, to a seat vacated by Monroe G. McKay. Confirmed by the Senate on August 11, 1995, and received commission on August 14, 1995. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2012.

Education:
Creighton University, B.A., 1969
University of Wyoming College of Law, J.D., 1972

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. David T. Lewis, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 1972-1973
Private practice, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1973-1986
Judge, Utah District Court, Third District, 1986-1995; presiding judge, 1990-1995



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

Murphy, Michael R.
Born 1947 in Denver, CO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on July 25, 1995, to a seat vacated by Monroe G. McKay. Confirmed by the Senate on August 11, 1995, and received commission on August 14, 1995. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2012.

Education:
Creighton University, B.A., 1969
University of Wyoming College of Law, J.D., 1972

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. David T. Lewis, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 1972-1973
Private practice, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1973-1986
Judge, Utah District Court, Third District, 1986-1995; presiding judge, 1990-1995


compress summary

Case(s) CW-UT-0001 : David C. v. Leavitt
ED-NM-0001 : Paton v. New Mexico Highlands University
IM-CO-0007 : Tuong Huan Van Dinh v. Reno
JC-UT-0004 : Foote v. Spiegel
PB-CO-0001 : Mandy R. v. Owens
PC-CO-0010 : U.S. v. LaVallee


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