History of the Federal Judiciary


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Rosenn, Max
Born February 4, 1910, in Plains, PA
Died February 7, 2006, in Wilkes-Barre, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on September 3, 1970, to a seat vacated by David Henry Stahl. Confirmed by the Senate on October 6, 1970, and received commission on October 7, 1970. Assumed senior status on January 21, 1981. Service terminated on February 7, 2006, due to death.

Education:
Cornell University, B.A., 1929
University of Pennsylvania Law School, LL.B., 1932

Professional Career:
Private practice, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1932-1941, 1947-1966, 1967-1970
Assistant district attorney, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1941-1944
U.S. Army first lieutenant, 1944-1946
Secretary of public welfare, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1966-1967

 

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