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Name Sutton, Jeffrey S.
City Columbus
State OH
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:

Sutton, Jeffrey S.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Sutton, Jeffrey S.
Born 1960 in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 7, 2003, to a seat vacated by David A. Nelson. Confirmed by the Senate on April 29, 2003, and received commission on May 5, 2003.

Education:
Williams College, B.A., 1983
Ohio State University College of Law, LL.B., 1990

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Thomas Meskill, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1990-1991
Law clerk, Hon. Lewis Powell and Antonin Scalia, Supreme Court of the United States, 1991-1992
Private practice, Columbus, Ohio, 1992-1995, 1998-2003
Adjunct professor of law, Ohio State University College of Law, 1994-
Solicitor, State of Ohio, 1995-1998

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, May 9, 2001; no Senate vote
Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, September 4, 2001; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-TN-0001 : Workman v. Bredesen
CJ-TN-0003 : Alley v. Little
ED-MI-0001 : Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality by any Means Necessary (BAMN) v. Granholm
EE-TN-0141 : Leonard v. Southtec, LLC
IM-MI-0003 : Pruidze v. Holder
IM-TN-0001 : Trollinger v. Tyson Foods, Inc.
PB-KY-0001 : Love v. Beshear
PB-MI-0004 : DeBoer v. Snyder
PB-MI-0005 : Caspar v. Snyder
PB-OH-0003 : Obergefell v. Hodges
PB-OH-0004 : Henry v. Wymyslo
PB-TN-0005 : Tanco v. Haslam
PN-OH-0002 : U.S. v. City of Steubenville


Additional Resources
 
Web Resources The Oyez Project, Alexander v. Sandoval, 532 U.S. 275 (2001).
www.oyez.org
Written: Apr. 24, 2001
By: Oyez Project (IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law)
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