History of the Federal Judiciary


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Hazel, John Raymond
Born December 18, 1860, in Buffalo, NY
Died October 13, 1951

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
Nominated by William McKinley on May 18, 1900, to a new seat authorized by 31 Stat. 175. Confirmed by the Senate on June 5, 1900, and received commission on June 5, 1900. Service terminated on March 5, 1931, due to retirement.

Education:
Read law, 1882

Professional Career:
Private practice, Buffalo, New York, 1882-1894
Commissioner of corporation taxes, State of New York, 1894-

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