Laurie Smith Camp
|Laurie Smith Camp|
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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of Nebraska|
|Appointed by:||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by:||William Cambridge|
|Undergraduate:||Stanford University, 1974|
|Law School:||University of Nebraska College of Law, 1977|
Laurie Smith Camp is an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska. She joined the court in 2001 after being nominated by President George W. Bush. Camp became the chief judge of the court in 2011.
Camp graduated from Stanford University with her bachelor's degree in 1974. She graduated from the University of Nebraska Law School in 1977.
- 1995-2001: Chief Deputy Attorney General, Criminal Matters, Nebraska Department of Justice
- 1991-1995: Appointed member, Civil Rights Section, Nebraska Department of Justice
- 1980-1991: General Counsel, Nebraska Department of Correctional Services
- 1977-1980: Associate General Counsel, First National Bank & Trust Company
District of Nebraska
On the recommendation of Senator Chuck Hagel, Camp was nominated by President George W. Bush on September 4, 2001, to a seat vacated by Judge William Cambridge as Cambridge went on senior status. Camp was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 23, 2001, and received commission on October 24, 2001. Camp became the chief judge of the court in 2011.
- News: Judge Rejects Part of a Nebraska City's Ordinance, February 24, 2012
|Federal judicial offices|
|District of Nebraska
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