History of the Federal Judiciary


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Hastings, Alcee Lamar
Born 1936 in Altamonte Springs, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on August 28, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on October 31, 1979, and received commission on November 2, 1979. Service terminated on October 20, 1989, due to impeachment and conviction.

Education:
Howard University School of Law
Fisk University, B.A., 1958
Florida A&M University College of Law, J.D., 1963

Professional Career:
Private practice, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1963-1977
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Broward County, 1977-1979
U.S. representative from Florida, 1993-
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