History of the Federal Judiciary


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McEntee, Edward Matthew
Born October 21, 1906, in Providence, RI
Died February 14, 1981

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on August 3, 1965, to a seat vacated by Peter Woodbury. Confirmed by the Senate on August 31, 1965, and received commission on September 1, 1965. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1976. Service terminated on February 14, 1981, due to death.

Education:
College of the Holy Cross, A.B., 1928
Boston University School of Law, LL.B., 1933

Professional Career:
Private practice, Providence, Rhode Island, 1933-1952
State representative, Rhode Island, 1935-1939
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Rhode Island, 1940-1951
U.S. attorney for the District of Rhode Island, 1952-1953
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