History of the Federal Judiciary

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Burns, Larry Alan
Born 1954 in Pasadena, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Nominated by George W. Bush on May 1, 2003, to a new seat authorized by 116 Stat. 1758. Confirmed by the Senate on September 24, 2003, and received commission on September 25, 2003.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California, 1997-2003

Point Loma College (now Point Loma Nazarene University), B.A., 1976
University of San Diego School of Law, J.D., 1979

Professional Career:
Deputy district attorney, San Diego County, California, 1979-1985
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of California, 1985-1997


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