Norma Holloway Johnson

Personal

Birthday: 
7/28/1932
Birthplace: 
Lake Charles, LA
Date of Death: 
9/18/2011
Place of Death: 
Lake Charles, LA
Race or Ethnicity: 
African American
Gender: 
Female
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1963
Trial attorney, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1963-1967
Assistant corporation counsel, Washington, D.C., 1967-1970
Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, 1970-1980

Education

Name of School: 
District of Columbia Teachers College (now Univ. of the District of Columbia)
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1955
Name of School - Second: 

Georgetown University Law Center

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Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1962

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia
Court Name: 

District of Columbia District Court

President Nominating: 
Jimmy Carter
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
5/12/1980
Retirement from Active Service: 
6/18/2001
Termination Date: 
12/31/2003
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
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