History of the Federal Judiciary

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Limbaugh, Stephen Nathaniel Jr.
Born 1952 in Cape Girardeau, MO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
Nominated by George W. Bush on December 6, 2007, to a seat vacated by Donald J. Stohr. Confirmed by the Senate on June 10, 2008, and received commission on August 1, 2008.

Southern Methodist University, B.A., 1973
Southern Methodist University School of Law, J.D., 1976
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1998

Professional Career:
Private practice, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, 1977-1978, 1983-1987
Assistant prosecutor, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, 1978
Prosecutor, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, 1979-1982
Judge, Circuit Court of Missouri, Thirty-Second Judicial Circuit, 1987-1992
Judge, Supreme Court of Missouri, 1992-2008


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