Moody Rudolph Tidwell, American federal judge. Bar: United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1964, United States Dist Court District of Columbia 1965, United States Court Claims 1972, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1979. Recipient Distinguished Service award Secretary of Interior, 1983, Meritorious Service award Secretary of Labor, 1979.
Associate solicitor United States Department Interior, Washington, 1972-1980. Associate solicitor Mine Health and Safety division Department Labor, 1978-1980. Deputy solicitor, counsellor to the secretary Department Interior, 1981-1983.
Senior judge The United States of America Court Federal Claims, since 1983. Director, corporate secretary Keco, Inc., Cincinnati.