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Linda McLaughlin
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Central District of California
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #24
Service:
Appointed by:   George H.W. Bush
Active:   8/17/1992 - 3/7/1999
Preceded by:   104 Stat. 5089
Succeeded by:   Florence-Marie Cooper
Personal History
Born:   1942
Deceased:   1999
Undergraduate:   Stanford University (1963)
Law School:   University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law (1966)

Linda Hodge McLaughlin (1942-1999) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

McLaughlin was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on March 20, 1992, to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089; she was confirmed by the Senate on August 12, 1992, and received commission on August 17, 1992. She served the Central District of California until her death on March 7, 1999. McLaughlin was succeeded in this position by Florence-Marie Cooper.

Early life and education

  • Stanford University, B.A., 1963
  • University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, LL.B., 1966

Professional career

  • Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1966-1970
  • Private practice, Newport Beach and Costa Mesa, California, 1970-1980
  • Judge, California Municipal Court, North Orange County Judicial District, 1980-1982
  • Judge, California Superior Court, Orange County, 1982-1992
  • Associate justice pro tempore, California Supreme Court, 1984
  • Associate justice pro tempore, California Court of Appeals, Fourth Appellate Dist., Div. 3, 1985

Judicial career

Central District of California

McLaughlin was nominated by President George H.W. Bush on March 20, 1992, to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089;[1] she was confirmed by the Senate on August 12, 1992, and received commission on August 17, 1992. She served the Central District of California until her death on March 7, 1999. McLaughlin was succeeded in this position by Florence-Marie Cooper.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA-New Seat
Central District of California
1992–1999
Seat #24
Succeeded by:
Florence-Marie Cooper