History of the Federal Judiciary

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Herrera, Judith C.
Born 1954 in Chicago, IL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Nominated by George W. Bush on September 23, 2003, to a seat vacated by James A. Parker. Confirmed by the Senate on June 3, 2004, and received commission on June 13, 2004.

University of New Mexico, B.A., 1976
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1979

Professional Career:
Assistant district attorney, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1979-1980
Private practice, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1980-2004
City councilwoman, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1981-1986


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