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Raner Christercunean Collins (born 1952) is the Chief United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona.

Born in Malvern, Arkansas, Collins received a B.A. from Arkansas Polytechnic College in 1973 and a J.D. from the University of Arizona College of Law in 1975. He was a law clerk in the Pima County, Arizona Attorney's Office from 1975 to 1976, and then a trial attorney for that office until 1981. He was a city magistrate for the City of Tucson Court from 1981 to 1983, thereafter returning to Pima County Attorney's Office as a county attorney until 1985. He was a superior court judge pro tempore of the Pima County Superior Court from 1985 to 1988, and a superior court judge there from 1988 to 1998.

On May 11, 1998, Collins was nominated by President Bill Clinton to a seat on the United States District Court for the District of Arizona vacated by William D. Browning. Collins was confirmed by the United States Senate on July 31, 1998, and received his commission on August 3, 1998. He became Chief Judge on September 3, 2013, succeeding previous Chief Judge Roslyn O. Silver who took senior status.

On January 11, 2011, following the death of Chief Judge John Roll in the 2011 Tucson shooting, Collins ordered that the judges of the District of Arizona, all of whom knew Roll well, could not preside over the prosecution of the alleged murderer.

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azcentral.com
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:26:34 -0800

Judge Raner Collins also ordered that previously sealed court papers filed by the agent's attorney be revealed, saying the public had a right to know. The boy's family is suing the agent in the shooting death. The Arizona Republic this week filed a ...

The Detroit News

Tribune-Review
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 12:45:47 -0800

Judge Raner Collins in Tucson, Ariz., ruled Thursday that the public had a right to know the identity of the agent, Lonnie Swartz. Swartz is a defendant in a civil lawsuit filed by Araceli Rodriguez, mother of Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez, who was ...
 
SunHerald.com
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:26:15 -0800

Judge Raner Collins in Tucson, Ariz., ruled Thursday that the public had a right to know the identity of the agent, Lonnie Swartz. Swartz is a defendant in a civil lawsuit filed by Araceli Rodriguez, mother of Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez, who was ...
 
Arizona Daily Star
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:15:00 -0800

A hearing is scheduled for Thursday before U.S. District Judge Raner Collins to schedule a possible retrial. Those charges include possession of ammunition by a prohibited person, using and carrying a firearm in furtherance of a violent crime, assault ...
 
Arizona Daily Star
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:56:15 -0700

Testifying in federal court before Judge Raner Collins, Romero said he, Camargo and Jesus Garcia had been drinking beer when they decided to drive to a house to buy a small amount of marijuana. Along the way, they stopped at a convenience store nearby ...
 
Neviewpoint
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:48:45 -0800

MEXICO CITY _ A U.S. district court judge has released the name of a Border Patrol agent who pointed his firearm through the border fence that divides Mexico from the United States in 2012 and killed a 16-year-old Mexican youth as he walked on a ...

Plano informativo

Plano informativo
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:00:00 -0800

El juez Raner Collins de la Corte Federal en Tucson, Arizona, dijo al identificar al agente como Lonnie Swartz, que el acceso público a la información impera sobre las preocupaciones acerca de la seguridad del oficial y de otros argumentos para ocultar ...

azcentral.com

azcentral.com
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:45:34 -0700

But, Wednesday, U.S. District Court Judge Raner Collins ordered CBP to justify keeping the name under seal. "It is properly very difficult to seal courtroom documents," ACLU attorney Lee Rowland said. "There may be rare cases where the government can ...
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