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Name Hawkins, Falcon Black Jr.
City Charleston
State SC
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 March 16, 1927, in Charleston, SC
Died July 20, 2005, in Mount Pleasant, SC

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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born March 16, 1927, in Charleston, SC
Died July 20, 2005, in Mount Pleasant, SC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on June 5, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on September 25, 1979, and received commission on September 26, 1979. Served as chief judge, 1990-1993. Assumed senior status on October 1, 1993. Service terminated on July 20, 2005, due to death.

Education:
The Citadel, B.S., 1958
University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1963

Professional Career:

U.S. Army private, 1945-1946
Private practice, Charleston, South Carolina, 1963-1979


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