Tribpedia: William Wayne Justice

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William Wayne Justice was a federal judge appointed in 1968 by Lyndon B. Johnson to Texas’ Eastern District. He was born in Athens, Texas, in 1920 and died on Oct. 13, 2009.

Newspapers across the country ran Justice’s obituary. The New York Times noted that “to many, Judge Justice defined the concept of activist judge,” because of his progressive ...

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