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Penny Ann Hazelton

Penny Ann Hazelton, American law librarian, educator. Bar: Washington 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982. Recipient Distinguished Alumni award University Washington, 1992.

Background

  • Hazelton, Penny Ann was born on September 24, 1947 in Yakima, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Fred Robert and Margaret (McLeod) Pease.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Linfield College, 1969. Juris Doctor, Lewis and Clark Law School, 1975. Master in Law Librarianship, University Washington, 1976.

    Career

    • Associate law library, associate professor University Maine, 1976-1978, law library, associate professor, 1978-1981. Assistant library for research services Supreme Court of the United States Court, Washington, 1981-1985, law library, 1985, University Washington, Seattle, since 1985, professor law, associate dean library and computing services, since 1985. Teacher legal research, law librarianship, Indian law.

      Consultant Maine Advisory Committee on County Law Libraries, Lawyers Cooperative Public, 1993-1994, Marquette University School Law, 2002, Georgetown University Law Center, 2004, University Cincinnati College Law, 2007.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Washington 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982.

    Works

    • Author: Computer Assisted Legal Research: The Basics, 1993. Author: (with others) Washington Legal Researcher's Deskbook, 3d edition, 2002. Contributor articles to legal journals.

      General editor Specialized Legal Research (Aspen).

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association (section legal education and admissions to bar, chair committee on libraries 1993-1994, vice chair 1992-1993, 94-95, committee on law school facilities since 1998), American Association Law Schools (committee law libraries 1991-1994, chair secretary law libraries 2009), Law Libraries New England (secretary 1977-1979, president 1979-1981), American Association Law Libraries (program chairman annual meeting 1984, executive board 1984-1987, vice president 1989-1990, president 1990-1991, program co-chair Institutes 1983, 95), Law Libraries Society Washington (executive board 1983-1984, vice president, president elect 1984-1985), Law Libraries Puget Sound, Washington State Bar Association (chair editorial advisory board), Washington Advisory Council on Libraries, Westpac.

    Connections

    • Married Norris J. Hazelton, September 12, 1971. 1 child, Victoria MacLeod.
    • father: Fred Robert Pease
    • mother: Margaret (McLeod) Pease
    • spouse: Norris J. Hazelton
    • child: Victoria MacLeod Hazelton
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    Born September 24, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Linfield College
    • 1975
      Lewis and Clark Law School
    • 1976
      University Washington
    • 1976 - 1978
      Associate, professor University Maine
    • 1976 - 1978
      associate, professor University Maine
    • 1981 - 1985
      assistant, library for research services United States Supreme Court
      Washington, United States
    • 1985
      assistant, library for research services United States Supreme Court
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1985
      assistant, library for research services United States Supreme Court
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