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Carlos F. Lucero

Carlos Lucero
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Assumed office
June 30, 1995
Appointed by Bill Clinton
Preceded by Seat established
Personal details
Born (1940-11-23) November 23, 1940
Antonito, Colorado, U.S.
Alma mater Adams State University
George Washington University

Carlos Lucero (born November 23, 1940) is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.


  • Education and Legal Career 1
  • Nomination and Federal Judicial Service 2
  • Same sex marriages case 3
  • References 4

Education and Legal Career

Lucero received his bachelor's degree from

Legal offices
New seat Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
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Judge Lucero was in Tenth Circuit court's panel which decided the Kitchen v. Herbert case. On 25th of June, 2014 Lucero provided an opinion of the court affirming district court's decision.

Same sex marriages case

Lucero was nominated to the Tenth Circuit by President Bill Clinton on March 23, 1995, to a new seat on the court.[2] Upon confirmation by the Senate on June 30, Lucero became the first Hispanic judge to sit on the Tenth Circuit. Judge Lucero's chambers are located in Denver, Colorado.

Nomination and Federal Judicial Service

. Colorado Bar Association, and served as the first Hispanic president of the Alamosa, Colorado Prior to his nomination, Lucero was a private practitioner in [1]

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