History of the Federal Judiciary

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Antoon, John II
Born 1946 in Bakersfield, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by William J. Clinton on February 9, 2000, to a seat vacated by G. Kendall Sharp. Confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2000, and received commission on May 31, 2000. Assumed senior status on June 3, 2013.

Florida Southern College, B.A., 1968
Florida State University College of Law, J.D., 1971
Florida Institute of Technology, M.S., 1993
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 2001

Professional Career:
Prosecutor, Cocoa, Florida, 1971-1972
Private practice, 1971-1984
Assistant public defender, Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, Florida, 1972-1976
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, 1985-1995
Judge, Florida District Court of Appeal, Fifth District, 1995-2000


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