History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Bodine, Joseph Lamb
Born November 6, 1883, in Trenton, NJ
Died June 10, 1950, in Trenton, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on May 28, 1920, to a seat vacated by J. Warren Davis. Confirmed by the Senate on June 2, 1920, and received commission on June 2, 1920. Service terminated on March 31, 1929, due to resignation.

Education:
Princeton University, A.B., 1905
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1908

Professional Career:
Private practice, Trenton, New Jersey, 1908-1919
U.S. attorney for the District of New Jersey, 1919-1920
Justice, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1929-

 

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