Wikipedia talk:WikiProject United States courts and judges
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I don't think WP:USCJ is inactive :)
Just noticed that WP:USCJ was marked as being an inactive wiki-project. Looks like it is plenty active to me. The courts and judges articles seem to be getting prompt attention as needed. Not much activity on this talk page recently, but other than that, nothing appears to be neglected. Safiel (talk) 16:28, 21 March 2014 (UTC)
- Definitely not inactive. Even the most recent activity on this page was not that long ago. bd2412 T 16:54, 21 March 2014 (UTC)
- I made this determination based on Template:WikiProject status as the last main page edit was January 17, 2012. The status page states that a WikiProject can be designated inactive if there hasn't been any main page edits in four months and it's been over two years.
- But status designation can be easily changed and the inactive one says to do so if it is incorrect or a WikiProject becomes more active. I'm glad to see this WikiProject is, indeed, active! Liz Read! Talk! 17:55, 21 March 2014 (UTC)
Progress on cleaning up judges.
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Cleanup of judge articles is being done along several fronts:
- By appointing president: All judges appointed by George Washington through James Buchanan are done; working on List of federal judges appointed by Abraham Lincoln.
- By district: Working on judges of the Northern District of Alabama.
- Supreme Court Justices: Working through the list of Justices chronologically; done through Nathan Clifford.
Does anyone know if he lived at anytime in Bangor Maine? Sources, Here and here put him in Augusta not Bangor. Fuller is not categorized as 'People from Bangor, Maine' and his article's only mention of Bangor was unreferenced and I removed it. The reason I'm asking is I was doing some cleanup to the 'List of people from Bangor, Maine'....William 19:23, 29 June 2014 (UTC)
Project page formatting broken
There is some broken formatting on the main article page. Somebody that is more familiar with it may want to take a look. It is on the Article Information section of the project page. Safiel (talk) 02:00, 8 July 2014 (UTC)
Thomas P. Griesa
Judge Thomas P. Griesa is in the news daily in Argentina because of his ruling on the case of the Argentine debt restructuring. The article is very short, and half of it is about that specific case. It would be a good thing if the article was a bit longer, and talks a bit more about his previous career Cambalachero (talk) 12:22, 5 August 2014 (UTC)
- I added a bit about Griesa holding Attorney General Griffin Bell in contempt in 1978. bd2412 T 15:44, 1 October 2014 (UTC)
Drafts for missing Federal Claims judges
I have started draft pages for the following missing Federal Claims judges:
- Senior judges
- Past judges
- Draft:Joseph V. Colaianni, 1982-1984 *Joseph V. Colaianni, 1982-1984
- Draft:Lloyd Fletcher, 1982-1982 *Lloyd Fletcher, 1982-1982
- Draft:Roald A. Hogeson, 1982-1988 *Roald A. Hogeson, 1982-1988
- Draft:Judith Ann Yannello, 1982-1987 *Judith Ann Yannello, 1982-1987
- Draft:Philip R. Miller, 1982-1986 *Philip R. Miller, 1982-1986
- David Schwartz, 1982-1982 *David Schwartz, 1982-1982
- Draft:Robert M. M. Seto, 1982-1987 *Robert M. M. Seto, 1982-1987
- Draft:Louis Spector, 1982-1983 *Louis Spector, 1982-1983
- Draft:Mastin G. White, 1982-1982 *Mastin G. White, 1982-1982
- Draft:George Willi, 1982-1982 *George Willi, 1982-1982
- Draft:Reginald W. Gibson, 1982-1995 *Reginald W. Gibson, 1982-1995
- Draft:Lawrence S. Margolis 1982-1997 *Lawrence S. Margolis 1982-1997
- Draft:Robert J. Yock, 1982-1998 *Robert J. Yock, 1982-1998
- Draft:Moody R. Tidwell, III, 1983-1998 *Moody R. Tidwell, III, 1983-1998
- Draft:Wilkes C. Robinson, 1987-1997 *Wilkes C. Robinson, 1987-1997
- Draft:Robert H. Hodges, Jr., 1990-2005 *Robert H. Hodges, Jr., 1990-2005
- Draft:Lawrence M. Baskir, 1998–2013 *Lawrence M. Baskir, 1998–2013
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