History of the Federal Judiciary

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Noonan, Gregory Francis
Born May 12, 1906, in New York, NY
Died May 1, 1964

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Received a recess appointment from Harry S Truman on October 21, 1949, to a new seat authorized by 63 Stat. 493; nominated to the same position by Harry S Truman on January 5, 1950. Confirmed by the Senate on April 25, 1950, and received commission on April 26, 1950. Service terminated on May 1, 1964, due to death.

Fordham University School of Law, LL.B., 1928

Professional Career:
Private practice, New York City, 1928-1934, 1939-1949
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1934-1938; Civil Division, 1934-1936; chief, Criminal Division, 1936-1938; chief assistant U.S. attorney, 1938
U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1938-1939

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, October 15, 1949; no Senate vote


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