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  Garland, Merrick B.
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AffiliationDemocratic  
<-  2009-01-01  
 
NameMerrick B. Garland
Address
, Maryland , United States
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Born November 13, 1952 (67 years)
ContributorRalphie
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InfoFederal Judicial Service:
U. S. Court of Appeals for District of Columbia Circuit
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 7, 1997, to a seat vacated by Abner Joseph Mikva; Confirmed by the Senate on March 19, 1997, and received commission on March 20, 1997.

Education:
Harvard College, A.B., 1974

Harvard Law School, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Harry J. Friendly, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1977-1978
Law clerk, Justice William J. Brennan, Jr., Supreme Court of the United States, 1978-1979
Special assistant U.S. attorney general, 1979-1981
Private practice, Washington, DC, 1981-1989
Assistant U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, 1989-1992
Private practice, Washington, DC, 1992-1993
Deputy assistant U.S.attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, 1993-1994
Principal associate deputy U.S. attorney general, 1994-1997


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Apr 23, 2010 05:00pm Analysis The President and the Persuader: Why Obama Should Select Merrick Garland to Move the Supreme Court to the Left  Article ScottĀ³ 

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  02/12/2013 D.C. Circuit Court Chief Judge Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  03/19/1997 D.C. Circuit Court Judge Won 76.77% (+53.54%)
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  04/07/2017 Supreme Court - Associate Justice Lost 0.00% (-54.55%)
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  08/01/2017 FBI Director Lost 0.00% (-94.85%)
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