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John Henry Hannah

John Henry Hannah, American federal judge. Graduate Teaching fellow Sam Houston University, 1965-1966. Served United States Navy, 1961. Member American Board Trial Advocates, State Bar Texas, Texas District and County Attorneys Association, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Phi Gamma Museum.

Background

  • Hannah, John Henry was born in 1939.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Sam Houston State University, 1966. Postgraduate, South Texas School Law, 1970.

    Career

    • Member Texas House of Representatives, 1967-1973. Private practice Lufkin, Texas, 1971-1973. District attorney Angelina County, 1973-1977.

      Attorney Hannah & Welch, Lufkin, 1977-1981. United States attorney Eastern District Texas, 1977-1981. Principal John Hannah Law Office, 1981-1991.

      Secretary of state State of Texas, Austin, 1991-1994. Judge The United States of America District Court (eastern district), Tyler, 1994—2001, chief judge, 2001—2003. Legal counsel Common Cause, Austin, 1975.

    Membership

    Served United States Navy, 1961. Member American Board Trial Advocates, State Bar Texas, Texas District and County Attorneys Association, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Phi Gamma Museum.

    Connections

    • 1 child, John III.
    • child: John III Hannah
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    Born 1939
    Died December 4, 2003
    (aged 64)
    Nationality

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