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Name Taylor, Robert Love
City Johnson City
State TN
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:

Taylor, Robert Love
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Taylor, Robert Love
Born December 20, 1899, in Embreeville, TN
Died July 11, 1987

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee
Received a recess appointment from Harry S Truman on November 2, 1949, to a seat vacated by George C. Taylor; nominated to the same position by Harry S Truman on January 5, 1950. Confirmed by the Senate on March 8, 1950, and received commission on March 9, 1950. Served as chief judge, 1961-1969. Assumed senior status on January 15, 1984. Service terminated on July 11, 1987, due to death.

Education:
Milligan College, Ph.B., 1922
Read law, 1923
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1924

Professional Career:
Semi-professional baseball player, summers of 1920-1922
Private practice, Johnson City, Tennessee, 1924-1949
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Case(s) PC-TN-0008 : Bills v. Henderson


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