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Robert Madden Hill

Robert Madden Hill, American Judge. Member American Bar Association, American Judicature Society M C.

Background

  • Hill, Robert Madden was born on January 13, 1928 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of William Madden and Laila (Foster) Hill.

  • Education

    • Born in Dallas, Texas, Hill received a B.B.A. from the University of Texas in 1948 and an LL.B. from the University of Texas School of Law in 1950.

    Career

    • He was in private practice in Dallas, Texas from 1950 to 1970. On October 7, 1970, Hill was nominated by President Richard Nixon to a new seat on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas created by 84 Stat. 294. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on November 25, 1970, and received his commission on December 1, 1970.

      On June 4, 1984, President Ronald Reagan nominated Hill to a seat on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit vacated by John Robert Brown. Hill was confirmed by the United States Senate on June 15, 1984, and received his commission the same day. He served in that capacity until his death, in 1987.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, American Judicature Society M C.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia, December 30, 1974. Children by previous marriage– Alicia, Sally, John.
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    Born January 13, 1928
    Died October 19, 1987
    (aged 59)