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Lee was born in 1958 in [[Washington, D.C.]]<ref>[http://www.judiciary.senate.gov/nominations/113thCongressJudicialNominations/upload/Lee-Senate-Questionnaire-Final.pdf Senate Judiciary Committee Nomination Questionnaire]</ref> She received a [[Bachelor of Arts]] degree in 1979 from [[Vassar College]]. She received her [[Juris Doctor|Juris Doctorate]] in 1982 from [[Tulane Law School]]. She served as a law clerk for Judge Israel M. Augustine, Jr. on the [[Louisiana Court of Appeals]], Fourth Circuit from 1982 to 1983 and as a law clerk for Judge C. Tolbert Goolsby, Jr. on the [[South Carolina Court of Appeals]] from 1983 to 1984. From 1984 to 1989, she practiced civil litigation with the McNair Law Firm. From 1989 to 1994, she worked as a staff counsel for the South Carolina Legislative Counsel. From 1994 to 1999, she served as an administrative law judge in South Carolina. Since 1999, she has served as a Circuit Judge in South Carolina's Fifth Judicial Circuit. In that role, she presides over both criminal and civil trials and handles appeals in municipal, magistrate and zoning cases.<ref name="President Obama Nominates Three to Serve on the United States District Court | The White House">[http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2013/06/26/president-obama-nominates-three-serve-united-states-district-court Nomination announcement from whitehouse.gov]</ref>
 
Lee was born in 1958 in [[Washington, D.C.]]<ref>[http://www.judiciary.senate.gov/nominations/113thCongressJudicialNominations/upload/Lee-Senate-Questionnaire-Final.pdf Senate Judiciary Committee Nomination Questionnaire]</ref> She received a [[Bachelor of Arts]] degree in 1979 from [[Vassar College]]. She received her [[Juris Doctor|Juris Doctorate]] in 1982 from [[Tulane Law School]]. She served as a law clerk for Judge Israel M. Augustine, Jr. on the [[Louisiana Court of Appeals]], Fourth Circuit from 1982 to 1983 and as a law clerk for Judge C. Tolbert Goolsby, Jr. on the [[South Carolina Court of Appeals]] from 1983 to 1984. From 1984 to 1989, she practiced civil litigation with the McNair Law Firm. From 1989 to 1994, she worked as a staff counsel for the South Carolina Legislative Counsel. From 1994 to 1999, she served as an administrative law judge in South Carolina. Since 1999, she has served as a Circuit Judge in South Carolina's Fifth Judicial Circuit. In that role, she presides over both criminal and civil trials and handles appeals in municipal, magistrate and zoning cases.<ref name="President Obama Nominates Three to Serve on the United States District Court | The White House">[http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2013/06/26/president-obama-nominates-three-serve-united-states-district-court Nomination announcement from whitehouse.gov]</ref>
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Likes to allow dangerous criminals walk the streets so that they can murder innocent mothers of four.
   
 
==Nomination to district court==
 
==Nomination to district court==

Revision as of 21:15, 25 September 2013

Alison Lee
Personal details
Born 1958 (age 58–59)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Alma mater Vassar College
Tulane University

Alison Renee Lee (born 1958) is a South Carolina Circuit Judge in the Fifth Judicial Circuit and is a nominee for United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina.

Biography

Lee was born in 1958 in Washington, D.C.[1] She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1979 from Vassar College. She received her Juris Doctorate in 1982 from Tulane Law School. She served as a law clerk for Judge Israel M. Augustine, Jr. on the Louisiana Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit from 1982 to 1983 and as a law clerk for Judge C. Tolbert Goolsby, Jr. on the South Carolina Court of Appeals from 1983 to 1984. From 1984 to 1989, she practiced civil litigation with the McNair Law Firm. From 1989 to 1994, she worked as a staff counsel for the South Carolina Legislative Counsel. From 1994 to 1999, she served as an administrative law judge in South Carolina. Since 1999, she has served as a Circuit Judge in South Carolina's Fifth Judicial Circuit. In that role, she presides over both criminal and civil trials and handles appeals in municipal, magistrate and zoning cases.[2]

Likes to allow dangerous criminals walk the streets so that they can murder innocent mothers of four.

Nomination to district court

On June 26, 2013, President Obama nominated Lee to serve as a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina, to the seat being vacated by Judge Cameron McGowan Currie, who is taking senior status on October 3, 2013. Her nomination is currently pending before the Senate Judiciary Committee.[2]

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