History of the Federal Judiciary


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Howard, Malcolm Jones
Born 1939 in Kinston, NC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 10, 1987, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on February 25, 1988, and received commission on February 26, 1988. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2005.

Education:
U.S. Military Academy, B.S., 1962
Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D., 1970

Professional Career:
U.S. Army major, 1962-1972
Legislative counsel, secretary of the U.S. Army, 1971-1972
General counsel/marketing manager, Dixon Marketing, Inc., Kinston, North Carolina, 1972
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of North Carolina, 1973-1974
Deputy special counsel, Executive Office of the President of the United States, 1974
Private practice, Greenville, North Carolina, 1975-1988
Civilian aide, secretary of the U.S. Army for North Carolina, 1986-1988

 

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