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Ronnie Joe Lane

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Ronnie Joe Lane
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Current Court Information:
Pataula Judicial Circuit, Georgia
Title:   Former judge
Active:   2001-2014
Succeeded by:   Thomas H. Baxley
Past position:   Attorney in private practice
Past term:   1975-2001
Personal History
Home state:   Georgia
Undergraduate:   United States Military Academy
Law School:   University of Georgia
Military service:   United States Army
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Pataula Judicial Circuit
State:  Georgia
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  July 31, 2012
Election vote:  99.7%ApprovedA

Ronnie Joe Lane was a judge of the Pataula Circuit of Georgia.[1] He was elected to the court in 2001.[2] Lane resigned, effective June 30, 2014, to become the director of the Georgia Judicial Qualifications Commission.[3][4]


Lane received his B.A. from the United States Military Academy and his J.D. degree from the University of Georgia. He was admitted to the bar in 1975.[5]




Lane ran unopposed for re-election to the Pataula Superior Court.[6] He was re-elected after receiving 99.7% of the vote in the July 31 election.[7]

See also: Georgia judicial elections, 2012

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