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Name Smith, Orma Rinehart
City Booneville
State MS
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 September 4, 1904, in Booneville, MS
Died July 5, 1982

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

Born September 4, 1904, in Booneville, MS
Died July 5, 1982

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on July 17, 1968, to a seat vacated by Claude F. Clayton. Confirmed by the Senate on July 25, 1968, and received commission on July 25, 1968. Assumed senior status on August 16, 1978. Service terminated on July 5, 1982, due to death.

Education:
University of Mississippi School of Law, LL.B., 1927

Professional Career:

Private practice, Corinth, Mississippi, 1928-1968


compress summary

Case(s) ED-MS-0001 : Mattie T. v. Johnston
IM-MS-0001 : Jagnandan v. Giles
JC-MS-0020 : Cole v. Tuttle
SD-MS-0005 : US v. Choctaw County School District
SD-MS-0013 : Taylor v. Coahoma County School District
SD-MS-0015 : Williams v. Hollandale Consolidated School District
SD-MS-0025 : McNeal v. Tate County School District

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