History of the Federal Judiciary

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Dorsey, Jennifer Anna
Born 1971 in Las Vegas, NV

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 4, 2013, to a seat vacated by Larry R. Hicks. Confirmed by the Senate on July 9, 2013, and received commission on July 9, 2013.

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, B.A., 1994
Pepperdine University School of Law, J.D., 1997

Professional Career:
Private practice, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1997-2013

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, September 19, 2012; no Senate vote


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