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Jackson, Richard Brooke

Born 1947 in Bozeman, MT

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
Nominated by Barack Obama on January 5, 2011, to a seat vacated by Phillip S. Figa. Confirmed by the Senate on August 2, 2011, and received commission on September 1, 2011.

Dartmouth College, A.B., 1969
Harvard Law School, J.D., 1972

Professional Career:

Private practice, Denver, Colorado, 1972-1998
Judge, Colorado District Court, First Judicial District, 1998-2011; chief judge, 2003-2011

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, September 29, 2010; no Senate vote