History of the Federal Judiciary

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Hudson, Henry E.
Born 1947 in Washington, DC

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 23, 2002, to a new seat authorized by 114 Stat. 2762. Confirmed by the Senate on August 1, 2002, and received commission on August 2, 2002.

American University, B.A., 1969
American University, Washington College of Law, J.D., 1974

Professional Career:
Assistant commonwealth attorney, Arlington County, Virginia, 1974-1979
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, 1978-1979
Private practice, 1979, 1991-1992, 1994-1998
Commonwealth attorney, Arlington County, Virginia, 1980-1986
U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1986-1991
Director, U.S. Marshal Service, U.S. Department of Justice, 1992-1993
Judge, Circuit Court of Virginia, Nineteenth Judicial Circuit, 1998-2002


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