Nancy Lord

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Nancy Lord
Born Nancy Theresa Lord
Residence Pahrump, Nevada
Nationality United States
Other names Nancy Theresa Lord
Citizenship United States
Education B.S. & M.D., and J.D. Law
Alma mater University of Maryland and Georgetown University.
Occupation Attorney
Years active 1998-Present
Employer Self
Known for Politician, activist, and writer.
Home town Pahrump, Navada
Title Esquire
Political party United States Libertarian Party and Nevada Republican Party

Nancy Theresa Lord was the vice-presidential candidate of the United States Libertarian Party in the U.S. presidential election, 1992, as the running-mate of Andre Marrou. Marrou and Lord placed fourth in the popular vote with 290,087 votes (0.28%).[1][2] She also ran for Nye County, Nevada District Attorney as a Republican in 2010, and for District 5 Judge in 2012.[3]

Lord completed undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of Maryland. She earned her law degree from Georgetown University. Until 1983, Lord was employed by Abbott Laboratories, where she authored the successful new drug application for benzodiazepine hypnotic ("ProSom"). After leaving Abbott, Lord worked as an independent consultant in the areas of pharmaceutical development, medical malpractice, and toxicology.[4][5]

Lord has served on the boards of directors for NORML and for the Fully Informed Jury Association and wrote the introduction to the original edition of You and the Police by Boston T. Party.[6][7]

She lives in Pahrump, Nevada and practices before state and federal courts.[8]


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  6. Editorial, Staff (Spring 2000). "The NORML Legislative Bulletin (BOARD OF DIRECTORS)" (PDF). National Organization for Marijuana Laws.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. WAITE, MARK (March 17, 2010). "Local activist, Vegas attorney seek Nye County DA's chair". Pahrump Valley Times.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles> and "Case Info: Alaska vs Frank Turney". Fully Informed Jury Association. Retrieved 2015-09-16.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  8. "Ms. Nancy Lord, Attorney". LAWYER.COM. Retrieved 2015-09-16.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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Party political offices
Preceded by
Andre Marrou
Libertarian Party Vice Presidential candidate
Succeeded by
Jo Jorgensen