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Sprecher, Robert Arthur
Born May 30, 1917, in Chicago, IL
Died May 15, 1982

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on March 29, 1971, to a seat vacated by Latham Castle. Confirmed by the Senate on April 21, 1971, and received commission on April 23, 1971. Service terminated on May 15, 1982, due to death.

Central YMCA College, A.A., 1936
Northwestern University, B.S., 1938
Northwestern University School of Law, J.D., 1941

Professional Career:
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1941-1971
Bar examiner, State of Illinois, 1949-1971
Special assistant to the attorney general, State of Illinois, 1957-1963
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