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Collection Number: 5351

Collection Title: Frank W. Bullock Papers, 1982-2006

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Size 27 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 4000 items)
Abstract The Frank W. Bullock Papers, 1982-2006, consist of legal documents and notes for civil and criminal cases Judge Bullock presided over in the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina and opinions he wrote when he sat by designation on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Topics include free speech, antitrust, environment, class action lawsuits, product liability matters, aviation disasters, federal securities law litigation, discrimination in employment and education, patent and trademark disputes, civil rights, campaign finance, and attorney's fees, among others. Acquired as part of the Southern Historical Collection.
Creator Bullock, Frank W., 1938-
Language English
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Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Frank W. Bullock Papers #5351, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Sensitive Materials Statement
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Frank W. Bullock (1938-) was born in Oxford, N.C. He graduated from the University of North Carolina with a B.S. in 1961 and an LL.B. in 1963. He was confirmed to the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina in 1982, and served twenty-four years, seven as chief judge. He also sat by designation on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Bullock retired in 2006.

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The Frank W. Bullock Papers, 1982-2006, consist of legal documents and notes for civil and criminal cases Judge Bullock presided over in the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina and opinions he wrote when he sat by designation on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Topics include free speech, antitrust, environment, class action lawsuits, product liability matters, aviation disasters, federal securities law litigation, discrimination in employment and education, patent and trademark disputes, civil rights, campaign finance, and attorney's fees, among others.

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Processing Information

This summary description was created in November 2017 to provide information about unprocessed materials in Wilson Special Collections Library.

Encoded by: Laura Smith

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