History of the Federal Judiciary


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Orlofsky, Stephen Murray
Born 1944 in Bronx, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by William J. Clinton on June 30, 1995, to a seat vacated by Dickinson R. Debevoise. Confirmed by the Senate on December 22, 1995, and received commission on December 26, 1995. Service terminated on August 31, 2003, due to resignation.

U.S. Magistrate, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1976-1980

Education:
City College of New York, B.A., 1965
Rutgers School of Law -- Camden, J.D., 1974

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1966-1970
Law clerk, Hon. Mitchell Cohen, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1974-1976
Private practice, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, 1980-1995

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, May 25, 2000; no Senate vote

 

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