Karen Moore

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Karen Moore
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Current Court Information:
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Title:   Judge
Appointed by:   Bill Clinton
Active:   3/24/1995 - Present
Preceded by:   Robert Krupansky
Personal History
Born:   1948
Hometown:   Washington D.C.
Undergraduate:   Radcliffe College '70
Law School:   Harvard Law '73

Karen Nelson Moore (b. 1948) is a federal judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. She joined the court in 1995 after being nominated by President Bill Clinton.

Early life and education

Born in Washington, D.C., Moore graduated from Radcliffe with her bachelor's degree in 1970 and later from Harvard Law with her Juris Doctor degree in 1973.[1]

Professional career

Judicial career

On the recommendation of U.S. Senator John Glenn, Moore was nominated to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit by President Bill Clinton on January 24, 1995 to a seat vacated by Robert Krupansky. Moore was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on March 24, 1995 on a Senate voice vote and received commission on March 24, 1995.[2]

Awards and associations

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Robert Krupansky
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
Succeeded by:

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