History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Newcomer, Clarence Charles
Born January 18, 1923, in Mount Joy, PA
Died August 22, 2005, in Stone Harbor, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on November 17, 1971, to a seat vacated by C. William Kraft, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on November 23, 1971, and received commission on November 30, 1971. Assumed senior status on January 19, 1988. Service terminated on August 22, 2005, due to death.

Education:
Franklin and Marshall College, A.B., 1944
Dickinson School of Law, J.D., 1948

Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve lieutenant, 1943-1946
Private practice, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1950-1971
Special deputy attorney general, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1953-1954
Assistant district attorney, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 1960-1968
District attorney, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 1968-1972

 

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