History of the Federal Judiciary


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Leddy, Bernard Joseph
Born March 18, 1910, in Underhill, VT
Died January 9, 1972

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Vermont
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on August 16, 1966, to a new seat authorized by 80 Stat. 75. Confirmed by the Senate on August 25, 1966, and received commission on August 25, 1966. Served as chief judge, 1969-1972. Service terminated on January 9, 1972, due to death.

Education:
St. Michael`s College, A.B., 1931
Boston College Law School, LL.B., 1934

Professional Career:
Alderman, Burlington, Vermont, 1935-1940
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Vermont, 1940-1954
Civilian aide, secretary of the U.S. Army, 1962-1966
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