History of the Federal Judiciary

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Barnes, Harry F.
Born 1932 in Memphis, TN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Arkansas
Nominated by William J. Clinton on October 27, 1993, to a seat vacated by Morris Sheppard Arnold. Confirmed by the Senate on November 20, 1993, and received commission on November 22, 1993. Assumed senior status on November 1, 2008.

U.S. Naval Academy, B.S., 1956
University of Arkansas School of Law, LL.B., 1964

Professional Career:
U.S. Marine Corps, 1956-1961
U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, 1964-1986
Private practice, Camden, Arkansas, 1964-1982
Judge, Camden and Ouachita County [Arkansas] Municipal Court, 1975-1982
Judge, Circuit Court of Arkansas, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, 1982-1993


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