History of the Federal Judiciary


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Carr, George Carter
Born July 26, 1929, in Lakeland, FL
Died January 26, 1990, in Lakeland, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on November 21, 1977, to a seat vacated by Charles R. Scott. Confirmed by the Senate on December 15, 1977, and received commission on December 16, 1977. Served as chief judge, 1989-1990. Service terminated on January 26, 1990, due to death.

Education:
University of Florida, B.S.B.A., 1951
University of Florida College of Law, LL.B., 1954

Professional Career:
Private practice, Florida, 1954-1978
Board of County Commissioners, Polk County, Florida, 1959-1978; assistant county attorney, 1959-1973; county attorney, 1973-1978

 

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