History of the Federal Judiciary

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Weber, Herman Jacob
Born 1927 in Lima, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 28, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on April 3, 1985, and received commission on April 4, 1985. Assumed senior status on January 1, 2002.

Otterbein College, B.A., 1949
Ohio State University College of Law, J.D., 1952

Professional Career:
U.S. Navy, 1945-1946
Private practice, Fairborn, Ohio, 1952-1961
Deputy mayor, Fairborn [Ohio] Mayor's Court, 1955-1957
Acting judge, Fairborn [Ohio] Municipal Court, 1958-1960 (intermittently)
Judge, Greene County [Ohio] Court of Common Pleas, 1961-1982
Judge, Court of Appeals of Ohio, Second Appellate District, 1982-1985

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, September 17, 1984; no Senate vote


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