History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Slick, Thomas Whitten
Born July 5, 1869, in South Bend, IN
Died January 3, 1959

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Indiana
Nominated by Calvin Coolidge on February 6, 1925, to a new seat authorized by 43 Stat. 751. Confirmed by the Senate on February 17, 1925, and received commission on February 17, 1925. Service terminated on April 21, 1928, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
Reassigned on April 21, 1928, to a new seat authorized by 45 Stat. 437. Service terminated on September 16, 1943, due to retirement.

Education:
University of Michigan Law School, LL.B., 1893

Professional Career:
Private practice, South Bend, Indiana, 1893-1925
Prosecutor, St. Joseph County, Indiana, 1896-1900
City attorney, South Bend, Indiana, 1918-1922

 

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