History of the Federal Judiciary

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Whyte, Ronald M.
Born 1942 in Pomona, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on July 26, 1991, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on February 6, 1992, and received commission on February 10, 1992. Assumed senior status on March 2, 2009.

Wesleyan University, A.B., 1964
University of Southern California Gould School of Law, J.D., 1967

Professional Career:
Private practice, Claremont, California, 1967-1968
U.S. Navy, JAG Corps, 1968-1971
Private practice, San Jose, California, 1971-1989
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara, 1989-1992


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