History of the Federal Judiciary

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Whittemore, James D.
Born 1952 in Walterboro, SC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by William J. Clinton on October 20, 1999, to a seat vacated by William Terrell Hodges. Confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2000, and received commission on May 25, 2000.

University of Florida, B.S.B.A, 1974
Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
Private practice, Florida, 1977, 1981-1990
Assistant federal public defender, Middle District of Florida, 1978-1981
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, 1990-2000


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