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.

Education:
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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