Last updated on: 9/7/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

William Alsup, JD Biography

Title:
United States District Court Judge
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of 2002.

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • United States District Court Judge, Northern District of California
  • Clerk, Supreme Court Justice William Douglas
  • Assistant to Solicitor General of the U.S. under President Carter
  • Appointed by President Bill Clinton, August 1999
  • Confirmed by Senate, July 30, 1999
Education:
  • MPP, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 1972
  • JD, Harvard Law, 1971
  • BS, Mathematics, Mississippi State University, 1967
Other:
  • Was among the student campus leaders working for integration in the 1960’s
  • Umpires and coaches Little League baseball and involves himself in conservation work on behalf of Yosemite National Park