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Franklin D. Cleckley


Aug 01, 1940

Franklin Dorrah Cleckley was born in Huntington

1962

Franklin Cleckley earned B.A. from Anderson College

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1965

Franklin Cleckley earned a J.D. from Indiana University

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1969

Franklin Cleckley earned LL.M from Harvard

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1972

Franklin Cleckley wrote Evidence Handbook for West Virginia Lawyer and West Virginia Criminal Procedure Handbook

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1987

Franklin Cleckley received the W. Robert Ming Advocacy Award from the NAACP

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1990

Franklin Cleckley formed the Franklin D. Cleckley Foundation

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Sep 06, 1994

Franklin Cleckley was appointed to unexpired term on West Virginia Supreme Court

Oct 01, 1996

Franklin Cleckley declined to run for reelection to state Supreme Court

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2001

West Virginia Supreme Court referred to Franklin Cleckley's handbooks as "the bible for West Virginia's judges and attorneys"

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Aug 14, 2017

Franklin Cleckely died at his home in Morgantown


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