History of the Federal Judiciary

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Roth, Stephen John
Born April 21, 1908, Hungary
Died July 11, 1974

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by John F. Kennedy on April 19, 1962, to a seat vacated by John Feikens. Confirmed by the Senate on May 1, 1962, and received commission on May 7, 1962. Service terminated on July 11, 1974, due to death.

University of Notre Dame, Ph.B., 1931
University of Michigan Law School, LL.B., 1935

Professional Career:
Private practice, Flint, Michigan, 1935-1937, 1939-1941, 1943, 1945-1948, 1950-1952
Assistant prosecutor, Gennesee County, Michigan, 1937-1938
Prosecutor, Gennesee County, Michigan, 1941-1942
U.S. Army second lieutenant, 1942-1945
Attorney general, State of Michigan, 1949-1950
Judge, Michigan Circuit Court, 1952-1962

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