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Name Tauro, Joseph Louis
City Boston
State MA
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:

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

Tauro, Joseph Louis
Born 1931 in Winchester, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on September 12, 1972, to a seat vacated by Francis J. W. Ford. Confirmed by the Senate on October 12, 1972, and received commission on October 17, 1972. Served as chief judge, 1992-1999. Assumed senior status on September 26, 2013.

Education:
Brown University, A.B., 1953
Cornell Law School, LL.B., 1956

Professional Career:
U.S. Army first lieutenant, 1956-1958
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Massachusetts, 1959-1960
Private practice, Boston and Lynn, Massachusetts, 1960-1971
Chief legal counsel, Gov. John A. Volpe, Massachusetts, 1965-1968
U.S. attorney for the District of Massachusetts, 1972
Bibliography

compress summary

Case(s) FA-MA-0001 : ACLU of Mass v. Leavitt
FH-MA-0001 : United States v. Stonecleave Village Association, Inc.
ID-MA-0001 : Ricci v. Okin
PB-MA-0005 : Massachusetts v. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
PB-MA-0006 : Gill v. Office of Personnel Management
PB-MA-0009 : Hara v. Office of Personnel Management
PC-MA-0013 : Stone v. Boone
PC-MA-0041 : Adams v. Federal Bureau of Prisons
PH-MA-0002 : NAACP, Boston Chapter v. Boston Housing Authority


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