History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Haltom, Elbert Bertram Jr.
Born December 26, 1922, in Florence, AL
Died October 12, 2003, in Florence, AL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on January 10, 1980, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on May 29, 1980, and received commission on May 30, 1980. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1991. Service terminated on October 12, 2003, due to death.

Education:
University of Alabama School of Law, LL.B., 1948

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Air Force sergeant/air crew gunner, 1943-1945
Private practice, Florence, Alabama, 1948-1980
State representative, Alabama, 1954-1958
State senator, Alabama, 1958-1962

 

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