Samuel Pailthorpe King

Personal

Birthday: 
4/13/1916
Birthplace: 
Hankow, China
Date of Death: 
12/7/2010
Place of Death: 
Honolulu, HI
Race or Ethnicity: 
Pac. Isl./White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1941-1942, 1946-1961, 1970-1972
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1942
U.S. Navy, 1942-1946
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1946-1967
District magistrate, City and County of Honolulu, Hawaii, 1956-1961
Judge, Circuit Court of Hawaii, First Judicial Circuit, 1961-1970
Judge, Family Court of Hawaii, First Judicial Circuit, 1966-1970

Education

Name of School: 
Yale University
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1937
Name of School - Second: 

Yale University Law School

Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Law School, is one of the world's premier law schools. It offers an unmatched environment of excellence and educational intimacy in the form of world renowned faculty, small classes, limitless opportunities for clinical training, and strong encouragement of public service. Small by design, our impact on the world is measured by its accomplished graduates and its ongoing scholarship and outreach through 17 centers and projects.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1940

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Hawaii
Court Name: 

Hawaii District Court

President Nominating: 
Richard M. Nixon
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
6/28/1972
Retirement from Active Service: 
11/30/1984
Termination Date: 
12/7/2010
Termination Reason: 
Death
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