History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Eubanks, Luther Boyd
Born July 31, 1917, in Caprock, NM
Died January 21, 1996, in Oklahoma City, OK

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on July 19, 1965, to a new seat authorized by 71 Stat. 586. Confirmed by the Senate on August 11, 1965, and received commission on August 11, 1965. Served as chief judge, 1982-1986. Assumed senior status on June 30, 1986. Service terminated on August 31, 1987, due to retirement.

Education:
University of Oklahoma, B.A., 1940
University of Oklahoma College of Law, LL.B., 1942

Professional Career:
U.S. Army technician, 1942-1945
County attorney, Cotton County, Oklahoma, 1946-1949
State representative, Oklahoma, 1949-1952
Private practice, Walters, Oklahoma, 1950-1956
Judge, Oklahoma District Court, 1956-1965

 

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