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  • Oakland County Circuit Court Judge since 1991
  • Graduate, Michigan State University and Detroit College of Law
  • General and municipal law practice, 1976-1982
  • Former member: Michigan House of Representatives; Michigan Senate, 1982-1990
  • Former chair, Michigan Senate Judiciary Committee
  • Recipient of Outstanding Legislator of the Year by Michigan Judges Association
  • Recognized as Legislator of the Year by the Police Officers Association of Michigan
  • Author and co-author of articles published in professional journals, including "Overview of Michigan Rules of Evidence" and Michigan's "Domestic Violence Law" appearing in the State Bar Journal and in Laches


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 Honorable Rudy J. Nichols