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NAF TOOK A STAND/JUDICIAL NOMINEES/James Leon Holmes


U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas

> NAF's statement of opposition to James Leon Holmes

  Experience:
  2004 - present Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas
  2000 - 2004 Adjunct Professor, University of Arkansas School of Law
  2000 - 2004 Quattlebaum Grooms Tull & Barrow PLLC
  1989 - 2000 Williams & Anderson
  1983 - 1988 Wright Lindsey & Jennings LLP
  1982 - 1983 Law Clerk Supreme Court of Arkansas
  1979 - 1981 Assistant Professor, Augustana College
 
  Education:
  1982 JD, University of Arkansas
  1980 Ph.D, Duke University
  1976 MA, Northern Illinois University
  1973 BA, Arkansas State University

Nomination Status:

Voted out of Committee without a recommendation 10-9 05/01/03.
Confirmed by the Senate in July 2004 by a vote of 51-46. This is the first time in 52 years that the Judiciary Committee has sent forward a nominee without a recommendation of confirmation.

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