History of the Federal Judiciary

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Nugent, Donald C.
Born 1948 in Minneapolis, MN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Nominated by William J. Clinton on April 27, 1995, to a seat vacated by Thomas Demetrios Lambros. Confirmed by the Senate on June 30, 1995, and received commission on June 30, 1995. Assumed senior status on January 1, 2017.

Xavier University, Ohio, B.A., 1970
Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, J.D., 1974
National Judicial College, M.J.S., 1994

Professional Career:
U.S. Marine Corps, 1970-1971
Private practice, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1974-1985
Assistant prosecutor, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1975-1985
Judge, Cuyahoga County [Ohio] Court of Common Pleas, 1985-1992
Judge, Court of Appeals of Ohio, Eighth Appellate District, 1993-1995


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