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Name Henderson, Thelton Eugene
City San Francisco
State CA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race African-American
Gender M
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Henderson, Thelton Eugene
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Henderson, Thelton Eugene
Born 1933 in Shreveport, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on May 9, 1980, to a seat vacated by Cecil F. Poole. Confirmed by the Senate on June 26, 1980, and received commission on June 30, 1980. Served as chief judge, 1990-1997. Assumed senior status on November 28, 1998.

University of California, Berkeley, B.A., 1956
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, J.D., 1962

Professional Career:
U.S. Army corporal, 1956-1958
Attorney, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1962-1963
Private practice, Oakland, California, 1964-1966
Directing attorney, East Bayshore Neighborhood Legal Center, East Palo Alto, California, 1966-1969
Assistant dean, Stanford Law School, 1968-1977
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1977-1980
Associate professor, Golden Gate University School of Law, 1978-1980

compress summary

Case(s) ED-CA-0001 : Emma C. v. Eastin
EE-CA-0296 : Bates v. United Parcel Service, Inc.
EE-CA-0334 : Jaffe v. Morgan Stanley DW, Inc.
EE-CA-0340 : Hulteen v. AT&T Corporation
EE-CA-0341 : Barefield v. Chevron U.S.A., Inc.
FA-CA-0008 : Doe v. Harris
FH-CA-0011 : Ramirez v. Greenpoint Mortgage Funding, Inc.
IM-CA-0010 : Bondy v. Sullivan
JC-CA-0042 : Barnett v. County of Contra Costa
JC-CA-0099 : Cherco v. County of Sonoma
PC-CA-0001 : Armstrong v. Schwarzenegger
PC-CA-0002 : Coleman v. Brown
PC-CA-0009 : Lucas v. White
PC-CA-0017 : Madrid v. Gomez
PC-CA-0018 : Plata v. Brown
PC-CA-0033 : Perez v. Tilton
PC-CA-0037 : Freitag v. Ayers
PC-CA-0057 : Plata v. Brown / Coleman v. Brown Three-Judge Court
PC-GA-0005 : Rentfrow v. Carter
PN-CA-0010 : Allen v. City of Oakland
PN-CA-0018 : Local 10 ILWU v. City of Oakland
PN-CA-0022 : Spalding v. City Of Oakland
PN-CA-0030 : Oliver v. City of Oakland

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