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Daughtrey, Martha Craig
Born 1942 in Covington, KY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on August 6, 1993, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on November 20, 1993, and received commission on November 22, 1993. Assumed senior status on January 1, 2009.

Vanderbilt University, B.A., 1964
Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D., 1968

Professional Career:
Private practice, Nashville, Tennessee, 1968
Assistant U.S. attorney, Middle District of Tennessee, 1968-1969
Assistant district attorney, Tenth Judicial Circuit, Tennessee, 1969-1972
Faculty, Vanderbilt University Law School, 1972-1982, 1988-1990; assistant professor of law, 1972-1975; lecturer in law, 1975-1982; adjunct professor of law, 1988-1990
Associate judge, Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals, Middle Division, 1975-1990
Associate justice, Tennessee Supreme Court, 1990-1993
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