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Name Vinson, Clyde Roger
City Pensacola
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:

Vinson, Clyde Roger
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Vinson, Clyde Roger
Born 1940 in Cadiz, KY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 9, 1983, to a seat vacated by Lynn C. Higby. Confirmed by the Senate on October 4, 1983, and received commission on October 5, 1983. Served as chief judge, 1997-2004. Assumed senior status on March 31, 2005.

Education:
U.S. Naval Academy, B.S., 1962
Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 1971

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy lieutenant, 1962-1968
Private practice, Pensacola, Florida, 1971-1983

compress summary

Case(s) EE-FL-0139 : Haynes v. Shoney's Inc.
NS-DC-0009 : In Re Application of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for an order requiring the production of tangible things from [redacted information] FISA Docket BR 06-05
NS-DC-0036 : In re Application of the FBI for an Order Requiring the Production of Tangible Things From [Redacted], BR 07-16


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