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Murguia, Carlos
Born 1957 in Kansas City, KS

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
Nominated by William J. Clinton on March 24, 1999, to a seat vacated by Sam A. Crow. Confirmed by the Senate on September 8, 1999, and received commission on September 22, 1999.

Education:
University of Kansas, B.S., 1979
University of Kansas School of Law, J.D., 1982

Professional Career:
Private practice, Kansas City, Kansas, 1982-1987
Kansas District Court, Twenty-Ninth Judicial District, 1984-1990; hearing officer and small claims court judge (part-time), 1984-1990; hearing officer (full-time), 1990
Coordinator, Immigration Amnesty Program, El Centro, Inc., 1985-1990
Judge, Kansas District Court, Twenty-Ninth Judicial District, 1990-1999

 

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