James Graves (JD ’80 & MPA ’81) is approved to 5th Circuit

Mississippi Supreme Court Justice James Graves was the first African-American judge from Mississippi on the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals to be confirmed. Graves also received The National Conference of Black Lawyers Judge of the Year Award in 1992.

For more information, please follow the link. http://nems360.com/view/full_story/11395664/article-Graves-confirmed-for-5th-Circuit-judgeship?

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