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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of New Mexico|
|Appointed by:||George H.W. Bush|
|Preceded by:||Howard Bratton|
|Succeeded by:||Judith Herrera|
|Undergraduate:||Rice University, 1959|
|Law School:||University of Texas School of Law, 1962|
James Aubrey Parker is a federal judge in the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico. He joined the court in 1987 after being nominated by President Ronald Reagan.
District of New Mexico
Parker was nominated to the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico by President Ronald Reagan on July 10, 1987, to a seat vacated by Judge Howard Bratton. Parker was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 5, 1987, and received commission on November 6, 1987. Parker served as chief judge from 2000 to 2003. He assumed senior status on September 1, 2003. Parker was succeeded in this position by Judge Judith Herrera.
- James Parker Biography from the Federal Judicial Center
- ABC News, "Judge Rules Ten Commandments Monument Must Go," August 8, 2014
|Federal judicial offices|
|District of New Mexico
|Magistrate judges||Lorenzo Garcia • Carmen Garza • Lourdes Martinez • Karen Molzen • Robert Scott • William P. Lynch • Gregory Wormuth • Stephan Vidmar • Steven C. Yarbrough •|
|Former Article III judges|
|Former Chief judges|