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Deborah Cook
Current Court Information:
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Title:   Judge
Appointed by:   George W. Bush
Active:   5/7/2003-Present
Preceded by:   Alan Norris
Past post:   Ohio Supreme Court
Past term:   1995-2003
Personal History
Born:   1952
Hometown:   Pittsburgh, PA
Undergraduate:   University of Akron, 1974
Law School:   University of Akron Law, 1978

Deborah L. Cook is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. She joined the court in 2003 after being nominated by President George W. Bush.[1]


Cook graduated from University of Akron with her bachelor's degree in 1974 and later from University of Akron School of Law with her J.D. degree in 1978.[1]

Professional career

Judicial career

On the recommendation of U.S. Senator Mike DeWine, Cook was nominated to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit by President George W. Bush on January 7, 2003, to a seat vacated by Judge Alan Norris. Cook was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on May 5, 2003, and received commission on May 7, 2003.[2]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Alan Norris
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
Succeeded by:

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