History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Miller, John Lester
Born March 24, 1901, in Pittsburgh, PA
Died July 20, 1978

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on March 29, 1954, to a seat vacated by William A. Stewart. Confirmed by the Senate on May 18, 1954, and received commission on May 20, 1954. Assumed senior status on October 1, 1971. Service terminated on July 20, 1978, due to death.

Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, B.S., 1923
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, LL.B., 1926

Professional Career:
Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1926-1954


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