Christiane Taubira

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Christiane Taubira
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Minister of Justice - Keeper of the Seals
In office
16 May 2012 – 27 January 2016
Prime MinisterJean-Marc Ayrault
Manuel Valls
Preceded byMichel Mercier
Succeeded byJean-Jacques Urvoas
Regional councilor for French Guiana
In office
26 March 2010 – 23 December 2015
Member of the National Assembly
for the 1st constituency of French Guiana
In office
2 April 1993 – 16 June 2012
Member of the European Parliament
In office
19 July 1994 – 19 July 1999
Personal details
Christiane Marie Taubira

(1952-02-02) 2 February 1952 (age 70)
Cayenne, French Guiana
Political partyWalwari
Other political
Radical Party of the Left
Alma materPanthéon-Assas University
Paris-Sorbonne University

Christiane Marie Taubira (French: [kʁistjan maʁi tobiʁa]; born 2 February 1952) is a French politician.

On 15 May 2012, Taubira was appointed Minister of Justice of France in the Ayrault Government under President François Hollande. She resigned from office on 27 January 2016.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "France - French Justice Minister Christiane Taubira resigns". France 24. Retrieved 2016-01-27.