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Name Ripple, Kenneth Francis
City South Bend
State IN
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:

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

Ripple, Kenneth Francis
Born 1943 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on April 1, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on May 3, 1985, and received commission on May 10, 1985. Assumed senior status on September 1, 2008.

Education:
Fordham University, A.B., 1965
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1968
George Washington University Law School, LL.M., 1972

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy, 1968-1972
U.S. Naval Reserve, JAG Corps, 1972-
Attorney, office of the general counsel, IBM, 1968
Legal officer, Supreme Court of the United States, 1972-1973
Special assistant, Chief Justice of the United States Warren Burger, 1973-1977
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1977-1985
Professor of law, University of Notre Dame, 1977-
Reporter, Advisory Committee on Federal Appellate Rules, 1978-1985


compress summary

Case(s) EE-IL-0271 : Jones v. R.R. Donnelley & Sons
EE-IL-0300 : Ameritech Ben. Plan Committee v. Communication Workers of America
EE-WI-0056 : United States of America and Milwaukee Brotherhood of Firefighters v. City of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
EE-WI-0058 : International Union v. Johnson Controls, Inc.
FA-IL-0008 : Shakman v. Democratic Organization of Cook County
JC-IN-0016 : Jane Roe v. Town of Highland, IN
JI-IL-0003 : Doe v. Cook County
PB-IL-0008 : Bertrand v. Maram
PB-MA-0010 : McLaughlin v. Panetta
PC-IL-0023 : Westefer v. Snyder
PC-IN-0006 : Taifa v. Bayh
PC-IN-0008 : Moore v. Final Reviewing Auth.
PC-WI-0002 : Gonzalez v. Litscher
PC-WI-0005 : Lindell v. Frank
PC-WI-0007 : Freedom from Religion Foundation v. Gonzales
PC-WI-0008 : Gilles v. Litscher
PH-IL-0001 : Gautreaux v. Chicago Housing Authority


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