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Name Tjoflat, Gerald Bard
City Jacksonville
State FL
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:

Tjoflat, Gerald Bard
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Tjoflat, Gerald Bard
Born 1929 in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on October 7, 1970, to a new seat authorized by 84 Stat. 294. Confirmed by the Senate on October 13, 1970, and received commission on October 16, 1970. Service terminated on December 12, 1975, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Nominated by Gerald Ford on November 3, 1975, to a seat vacated by John Milton Bryan Simpson. Confirmed by the Senate on November 20, 1975, and received commission on November 21, 1975. Service terminated on October 1, 1981, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Reassigned on October 1, 1981, to a new seat authorized by 94 Stat. 1994. Served as chief judge, 1989-1996.

Education:
Duke University School of Law, LL.B., 1957

Professional Career:
U.S. Army corporal, 1953-1955
Private practice, Jacksonville, Florida, 1957-1968
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Fourth Judicial Circuit, 1968-1970

compress summary

Case(s) CJ-FL-0002 : Hill v. McDonough
CJ-FL-0005 : Johnson v. Bush
CW-AL-0001 : R.C. v. Hornsby
DR-FL-0002 : American Association of People With Disabilities v. Harris
EE-AL-0097 : United States v. Jefferson County
EE-AL-0100 : Crum v. State of Alabama
EE-AL-0101 : Reynolds v. Alabama Department of Transportation
EE-AL-0103 : Robinson v. Boeing Co.
EE-FL-0130 : United States v. City of Miami
EE-FL-0147 : Walker v. Mortham
EE-GA-0108 : Grayson v. K Mart Corp.
FA-AL-0003 : Eternal World Television Network v. Sebelius
FH-AL-0008 : Central Alabama Fair Housing Center v. Magee
FH-GA-0005 : United States v. Northside Realty Assoc., Inc.
FH-GA-0007 : Boykin v. Bank of America Corporation
ID-GA-0002 : S.H. v. Edwards
IM-FL-0008 : Haitian Refugee Center, Inc. v. Baker
IM-FL-0009 : Jean v. Nelson
IM-FL-0015 : Rodriguez v. United States
IM-FL-0020 : Pollgreen v. Morris
IM-GA-0003 : Fernandez-Roque v. Smith
IM-KS-0001 : Garcia-Mir v. Civiletti
JC-AL-0003 : Bibb v. Montgomery County Jail
JC-AL-0017 : Skurstenis v. Jones
JC-FL-0012 : Haney v. Miami-Dade County
JC-GA-0001 : CRIPA Investigation, Turner County (GA)
JC-GA-0021 : Mercer v. Mitchell
JC-GA-0025 : Evans v. City of Zebulon, Georgia
MH-AL-0001 : Wyatt v. Stickney
MH-FL-0002 : Canupp v. Liberty Behavioral Health Corporation
PC-AL-0012 : Harris v. Thigpen
PC-AL-0017 : Newman v. Alabama
PC-AL-0028 : Hope v. Pelzer
PC-AL-0031 : Knight v. Thompson
PC-FL-0001 : Costello v. Wainwright
PC-FL-0007 : LaMarca v. Turner
PD-GA-0002 : Luckey v. Miller
SD-GA-0002 : Freeman v. Pitts


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