History of the Federal Judiciary

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Stohr, Donald J.
Born March 9, 1934, in Sedalia, MO
Died December 10, 2015, in Ladue, MO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on November 14, 1991, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on April 8, 1992, and received commission on April 13, 1992. Assumed senior status on December 31, 2006. Service terminated on December 10, 2015, due to death.

St. Louis University, B.S., 1956
St. Louis University School of Law, J.D., 1958

Professional Career:
Private practice, St. Louis, Missouri, 1958-1962, 1966-1973, 1976-1992
First assistant county counselor, St. Louis County, Missouri, 1963-1965
County counselor, St. Louis County, Missouri, 1965-1966
U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri, 1973-1976


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