William Perry Copple

Personal

Birthday: 
10/3/1916
Birthplace: 
Holtville, CA
Date of Death: 
9/14/2000
Place of Death: 
Cottonwood, AZ
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Self-employed contractor, 1945-1948, 1951-1952
Private practice, Yuma, Arizona, 1952-1965
U.S. attorney for the District of Arizona, 1965-1966

Education

Name of School: 
Long Beach Junior College (now Long Beach City College)
Degree: 
A.A.
Degree Year: 
1934
Name of School - Second: 
University of California, Berkeley
Degree - Second: 
B.A.
Degree Year - Second: 
1948
Name of School - Third: 

University of California Berkeley School of Law

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Degree - Third: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Third: 
1951

Judicial Career

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

Arizona District Court

President Nominating: 
Lyndon B. Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
11/3/1966
Retirement from Active Service: 
11/30/1983
Termination Date: 
9/14/2000
Termination Reason: 
Death
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