George Gardner Fagg

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George Fagg
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
In office
October 1, 1982 – May 1, 1999
Appointed by Ronald Reagan
Preceded by Roy Stephenson
Succeeded by Michael Melloy
Personal details
Born (1934-04-30) April 30, 1934 (age 81)
Eldora, Iowa, U.S.
Alma mater Drake University

George Gardner Fagg (born April 30, 1934) is a senior United States federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.[1]

Biography[edit]

Born in Eldora, Iowa, Fagg received a B.A. from Drake University in 1956, and a J.D. from Drake University Law School in 1958.[2] After practicing law in Marshalltown, Iowa from 1958 to 1972, he was appointed to the Iowa state district court bench in the 2nd Judicial District, where he served from 1972 to 1982.

Fagg was nominated by President Ronald Reagan on September 22, 1982, to a seat on the Eighth Circuit that was vacated when Roy Laverne Stephenson assumed senior status. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on October 1, 1982, and received his commission the same day. He assumed senior status on May 1, 1999.

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Biographical Directory of Federal Judges Fagg, George Gardner". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved September 2, 2012. 

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Legal offices
Preceded by
Roy Stephenson
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
1982–1999
Succeeded by
Michael Melloy