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Name Bates, John D.
City Washington
State DC
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born 1946 in Elizabeth, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born 1946 in Elizabeth, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Nominated by George W. Bush on September 4, 2001, to a seat vacated by Stanley S. Harris. Confirmed by the Senate on December 11, 2001, and received commission on December 14, 2001. Assumed senior status on October 12, 2014.

Other Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, 2006-2013; presiding judge, 2009-2013

Education:
Wesleyan University, B.A., 1968
University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 1976

Professional Career:

U.S. Army first lieutenant, 1968-1971
Law clerk, Hon. Roszel C. Thomsen, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 1976-1977
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1977-1980, 1998-2001
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Columbia, 1980-1997; chief, Civil Division, 1987-1997
Deputy independent counsel, Whitewater investigation, 1995-1997
Director, Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, 2013-2015
Board member, Federal Judicial Center, 2013-2015

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, June 20, 2001; no Senate vote


compress summary

Case(s) EE-DC-0037 : Thomas v. Baker
FH-DC-0001 : U.S. v. Chevy Chase Federal Savings Bank
FH-DC-0005 : United States of America v. Wells Fargo Bank
IM-DC-0010 : NAACP Jefferson County Branch v. U.S. Secretary of Labor
JC-DC-0009 : Helton v. United States
NS-DC-0008 : In re Directives to Yahoo Pursuant to Section 105B of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. [105B(g) 07-01]
NS-DC-0020 : In re Orders Issued by This Court Interpreting Section 215 of the PATRIOT Act [FISA Docket Misc. 13-02]
NS-DC-0030 : FISA Docket PR-TT ---- (Bates, J.) (July 2010)
NS-DC-0045 : In re Application of the FBI for an Order Requiring the Production of Tangible Things From [Redacted], BR 11-07
NS-DC-0047 : In re Application of the FBI for an Order Requiring the Production of Tangible Things From [Redacted], BR 11-107
NS-DC-0052 : In re Application of the FBI for an Order Requiring the Production of Tangible Things From [Redacted], BR 10-82
NS-DC-0053 : In re Application of the FBI for an Order Requiring the Production of Tangible Things from [REDACTED] [BR 09-19]
NS-DC-0057 : [Redacted caption] Gov't Ex Parte Submissions of Reauthorization Certification and Related Procedures, Amended Certifications, and Request for an Order Approving Such Certification and Amended Certifications (April 2011) (702, Bates, J.)
NS-DC-0059 : In re Motion for Release of Court Records
NS-DC-0060 : In re Application of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for an Order Requiring the Production of Tangible Things from [redacted], FISC BR 13-25
NS-DC-0072 : [In re DNI/AG 702(i) Certification 2008]
NS-DC-0074 : In re DNI/AG [702] Certification 2010-A
NS-DC-0119 : [Caption Redacted] Government's Ex Parte Submission of [Redacted] and Related Procedures and Request for an Order Approving [Redacted] and Procedures (2010)
NS-DC-0120 : [Caption Redacted] Government's Ex Parte Submission of [Redacted] and Related Procedures and Request for an Order Approving [Redacted] and Procedures (July 2012)
NS-OR-0004 : Mayfield v. United States
PC-DC-0008 : Twelve John Does v. District of Columbia
PC-DC-0010 : U.S. v. District of Columbia
PC-DC-0020 : Baraldini v. Meese
PN-DC-0004 : Bolger v. District of Columbia
VR-DC-1166 : Florida Department of State v. U.S. Department of Homeland Security
VR-DC-1169 : Shelby County v. Holder

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