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  Gansler, Douglas F.
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<-  2007-01-01  
 
NameDouglas F. Gansler
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Chevy Chase, Maryland , United States
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Born October 30, 1962
Died Still Living (52 years)
ContributorU Ole Polecat
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Feb 24, 2013 12:12am
Tags Jewish - Pro-Gay Marriage - Reprimanded -
InfoState's Attorney, Montgomery County, since January 1999

Attended Sidwell Friends School; Yale University, B.A., cum laude; University of Virginia School of Law, J.D. Former clerk to Judge John C. McAuliffe, Court of Appeals. Admitted to Maryland Bar. Attorney. Former associate, Howrey & Simon, 1990-92. Vice-President, Maryland State's Attorneys' Association. Board member, Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission; Jewish Community Center for Greater Washington; Jewish Foundation for Group Homes; Teen Court. Former chair, Criminal Justice Committee, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Montgomery County. Adjunct faculty, Washington College of Law, American University. Champion of Children Award, Victims' Rights Foundation, 2000. Hero Award, Mothers' Against Drunk Driving, 2002.

Sanctioned by the Maryland Attorney Grievance Commission in FY 2004: Reprimanded for making extrajudicial statements by a prosecuting attorney that were of a substantial likelihood of causing material prejudice and not subject to the safe harbor provisions of Maryland Rule of Professional Conduct 3.6(c).


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10/30/2009-11/02/2009 Clarus Research Group 34.00% ( 0.0) 17.00% ( 0.0) 48.00% ( 0.0)

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Mar 31, 2010 10:00am Analysis Is Maryland’s attorney general an unimpeachable source?  Article MD Indy 
Dec 04, 2008 07:15am Speculative What influence will Gansler have in choosing Maryland's U.S. attorney?  Article U Ole Polecat 

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  04/05/2016 MD US Senate - D Primary ???
  06/24/2014 MD Governor - D Primary Lost 24.20% (-27.21%)
  11/02/2010 MD Attorney General Won 98.18% (+96.36%)
  09/14/2010 MD Attorney General - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2006 MD Attorney General Won 60.99% (+22.10%)
  09/12/2006 MD Attorney General - D Primary Won 55.68% (+11.35%)
  11/05/2002 Montgomery County, MD State's Attorney Won 98.44% (+96.88%)
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