George Gardner Fagg
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit|
October 1, 1982 – May 1, 1999
|Appointed by||Ronald Reagan|
|Preceded by||Roy Stephenson|
|Succeeded by||Michael Melloy|
April 30, 1934 |
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.
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. 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.
- "Biographical Directory of Federal Judges Fagg, George Gardner". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
- George Gardner Fagg at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit