University of Michigan Law School
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Name Scalia, Antonin
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:

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

Scalia, Antonin
Born March 11, 1936, in Trenton, NJ
Died February 13, 2016, in Shafter, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on July 15, 1982, to a seat vacated by Roger Robb. Confirmed by the Senate on August 5, 1982, and received commission on August 17, 1982. Service terminated on September 26, 1986, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the United States
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on June 24, 1986, to a seat vacated by William H. Rehnquist. Confirmed by the Senate on September 17, 1986, and received commission on September 25, 1986. Service terminated on February 13, 2016, due to death.

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Sixth Circuit, September 26, 1986-October 8, 1990
District of Columbia Circuit, December 5, 1986
Eleventh Circuit, July 31, 1987-September 10, 1987
Fifth Circuit, October 9, 1990-February 13, 2016

Georgetown College (now Georgetown University), B.A., 1957
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1960

Professional Career:
Sheldon fellow, Harvard University, 1960-1961
Private practice, Cleveland, Ohio, 1960-1967
Faculty, University of Virginia Law School, 1967-1974; associate professor, 1967-1970; professor of law, 1970-1974
General counsel, Office of Telecommunications Policy, Executive Office of the President, 1971-1972
Chairman, U.S. Administrative Conference, 1972-1974
Assistant attorney general, Office of Legal Counsel, U.S. Department of Justice, 1974-1977
Visiting professor, Georgetown University, 1977
Editor, Regulation, American Enterprise Institute, 1977-1982
Professor of law, University of Chicago, 1977-1982
Visiting professor, Stanford University, 1980-1981

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-AZ-0001 : LaGrand v. Lewis
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-CA-0303 : Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
EE-IL-0268 : Lewis v. City of Chicago
EE-MS-0058 : Smith v. Jackson
EE-WI-0058 : International Union v. Johnson Controls, Inc.
FA-IL-0013 : Wheaton College v. Sebelius
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-NY-0006 : Haitian Centers Council, Inc. v. McNary
IM-NY-0031 : Velazquez v. Legal Services Corp
PB-AL-0005 : Searcy v. Bentley
PB-AL-0008 : Strawser v. Strange
PB-KY-0001 : Love v. Beshear
PB-MI-0004 : DeBoer v. Snyder
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-AZ-0004 : Casey v. Lewis
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-0017 : Wilson v. Seiter
PC-PA-0025 : Banks v. Beard
PD-MI-0002 : Tesmer v. Granholm
PN-ID-0001 : Ashcroft v. Al-Kidd
SD-MI-0002 : Grutter v. Bollinger
SD-MI-0003 : Gratz v. Bollinger
VR-AZ-0052 : Gonzalez v. State of Arizona
VR-FL-0057 : De Grandy v. Wetherell

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