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Doherty, Rebecca F.

Born 1952 in Fort Worth, TX

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on June 27, 1991, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on October 31, 1991, and received commission on November 5, 1991. Assumed senior status on June 5, 2017.

Education:
Northwestern State University of Louisiana, B.A., 1973
Northwestern State University of Louisiana, M.A., 1975
Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center, J.D., 1981

Professional Career:

Private practice, Lafayette, Louisiana, 1981-1991