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Lyle Newton Staples, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978, United States Tax Court 1981, United States District Court Maryland 1981, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1981.

Background

Staples, Lyle Newton was born on February 16, 1945 in Radford, Virginia, United States. Son of Lester Lyle and Velma Jean (King) Staples.

Education

Bachelor, University Maryland, 1967. Juris Doctor, University Maryland, 1972. Master of Laws in Taxation, Georgetown University, 1977.

Career

Tax law specialist Internal Revenue Service, Washington, 1972-1977. Associate Hessey & Hessey, Baltimore, 1978-1982, Rosenstock, Burgee & Welty, Frederick, Maryland, 1982-1984. Sole practice Hampstead, 1984-1991.

Member firm Johnson, Parker & Hess, Westminster, 1991-1996. Private practice, since 1996. Visiting assistant professor Towson (Maryland) State University, 1981—1982.

Religion

The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

Politics

Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

Views

Church members should meet regularly in order to be accountable to each other about how each person was living the Christian life.

Membership

Treasurer, board directors Literacy Council of Carroll County, Inc., 1993-1998. Served with United States Army, 1968-1969, Vietnam. Member American Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, Finance Planning Association, Carroll County Chamber of C.

Connections

Married Christie Mercedes Carr, February 1, 1971. Children: Scott Andrew, John Randolph, Brian Matthew, Melissa Annual.