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The Honorable William Walter Wilkins, Jr. (1942–)

The Honorable William Walter Wilkins, Jr. (1942–)

Judge, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina; Nominated by Ronald Reagan on July 9, 1981, to a seat vacated by Robert W. Hemphill; Confirmed by the Senate on July 20, 1981, and received commission on July 22, 1981; Served until appointed to U.S. Federal Court of Appeals.

Born 1942 in Anderson, South Carolina.

Education: Davidson College, B.A., 1964; University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1967.