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Name Ray, William McCrary II
City Atlanta
State GA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Judge : State
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Nov 6, 2018:

Born 1963 in Macon, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Nov 6, 2018:

Born 1963 in Macon, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on January 8, 2018, to a seat vacated by Harold Lloyd Murphy. Confirmed by the Senate on October 11, 2018, and received commission on October 25, 2018.

Education:
University of Georgia, Terry School of Business, B.B.A., 1985
University of Georgia, Terry School of Business, M.B.A., 1986
University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 1990

Professional Career:

Private practice, Duluth, Georgia, 1990-2002
State senator, Georgia, 1997-2002
Judge, Superior Court of Georgia, Gwinnett Judicial Circuit, 2002-2012
Judge, Court of Appeals of Georgia, 2012-2018

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, July 13, 2017; no Senate vote

Miscellaneous Information:

Nickname: Billy Ray


compress summary

Case(s) NS-GA-0001 : ACLU of Georgia v. U.S. Department of Homeland Security
PD-GA-0007 : Miller v. Deal

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