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Name Sykes, Diane S.
City Milwaukee
State WI
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender F
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

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

Sykes, Diane S.
Born 1957 in Milwaukee, WI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Nominated by George W. Bush on November 14, 2003, to a seat vacated by John L. Coffey. Confirmed by the Senate on June 24, 2004, and received commission on July 1, 2004.

Education:
Northwestern University, B.S., 1980
Marquette University Law School, J.D., 1984

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Terence T. Evans, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1984-1985
Private practice, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1985-1992
Judge, Wisconsin Circuit Court, Milwaukee County, 1992-1999
Justice, Wisconsin Supreme Court, 1999-2004

compress summary

Case(s) ED-WI-0001 : Jamie S. v. Milwaukee Public Schools
EE-IL-0326 : McReynolds v. Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.
FA-IL-0003 : ACLU of Illinois v. Alvarez
FA-IL-0006 : Korte v. United States Department of Health and Human Services
FA-IN-0004 : Grote Industries v. Sebelius
JC-IL-0043 : Harper v. Sheriff of Cook County
JC-IN-0019 : Kress v. CCA of Tennessee
PC-IL-0023 : Westefer v. Snyder
PC-WI-0003 : Bembenek v. Bablitch
PC-WI-0007 : Freedom from Religion Foundation v. Gonzales
PN-IL-0009 : Lopez v. City of Chicago


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