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Claudia Grace Ramsay

Claudia Grace Ramsay, American lawyer. Bar: Kansas 1982, United States District Court Kansas 1982, United States Supreme Court 1986. Decorated Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service medal with oak leaf cluster; recipient American Jurisprudence award, Lawyers Coop Public Company, Bancroft-Whitney Company, 1981.

Background

  • Ramsay, Claudia Grace was born on June 9, 1938 in Albany, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Frank Otis and Fannie Magdaline (Gillespie) Ramsay.

  • Education

    • B.Gen. Education, University Nebraska, 1966. Master of Arts, University Georgia, 1972. Juris Doctor, Washburn University, 1982.

    Career

    • Enlisted United States Army, 1958. Advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel, retired, 1978. Spokeswoman United States Army, Pentagon, Washington, 1972—1975.

      Member graduate faculty United States Army Command & Gen Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1976—1978. Student tax & estate planning Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1982—1983. Deputy county attorney Cowley County, Winfield, Kansas, 1983—1985.

      Private practice, since 1985. Military advisor Secretary of Army's Federal Women's Program Steering Group, Pentagon, 1975—1978. Retiree mobilization designee United States Army, since 1978.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Kansas 1982, United States District Court Kansas 1982, United States Supreme Court 1986.

    Politics

    God calls for justice for those, who are oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore Christians should be involved in political life.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Male and female have common humanity, having equal worth in the eyes of God. The erroneous notion that one gender is superior to another should be rejected.

    Membership

    Member of Daughters of the American Revolution (chairman good citizen committee 1977), American Bar Association, American Legion, National Society Dames of Court of Honor, Association United States Army (certified of appreciation 1965, secretary Southside Virginia chapter 1969-1970), Women's Equity Action League, American Society Professional Administration, Society Professional Journalists.

    Connections

    • 1 child.
    • father: Frank Otis Ramsay
    • mother: Fannie Magdaline (Gillespie) Ramsay
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