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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.

Education:
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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