City prosecutor, Tupelo, Mississippi, 1965
U.S. Air Force captain and judge advocate, 1966-1969
Private practice, Tupelo, Mississippi, 1969-1975, 1976-1981
Assistant district attorney, First Judicial District, Mississippi, 1969-1974
District attorney, First Judicial District, Mississippi, 1975
U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Mississippi, 1981-1985
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