History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Freeman, Richard Cameron
Born December 14, 1926, in Atlanta, GA
Died August 26, 1999, in Atlanta, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on March 3, 1971, to a new seat authorized by 84 Stat. 294. Confirmed by the Senate on April 21, 1971, and received commission on April 23, 1971. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1991. Service terminated on August 22, 1999, due to death.

Education:
Emory University, A.B., 1950
Emory University School of Law, LL.B., 1952

Professional Career:
U.S. Army private, 1945-1946
Claims manager, Life Insurance Company of Georgia, Atlanta, Georgia, 1951-1954
Private practice, Atlanta, Georgia, 1952-1971
Alderman, Atlanta, Georgia, 1962-1971

 

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