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|Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit|
May 13, 1995 – March 30, 2002
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit|
October 5, 1979 – May 13, 1995
|Appointed by||Jimmy Carter|
|Preceded by||John Weld Peck II|
|Succeeded by||R. Guy Cole Jr.|
Nathaniel Raphael Jones
May 12, 1926
Youngstown, Ohio, U.S.
|Died||January 26, 2020
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
|Education||Youngstown State University (A.B., LL.B.)|
Nathaniel Raphael Jones (May 12, 1926 – January 26, 2020) is an American judge and politician. He was a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit before his retirement in March 2002. He was general counsel of the NAACP.
Jones was nominated by President Jimmy Carter on August 28, 1979, to a seat vacated by John Weld Peck. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on October 4, 1979, and received commission on October 5, 1979. He was promoted to senior status on May 13, 1995. Jones retired from the bench on March 30, 2002.
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