History of the Federal Judiciary


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Broadwater, W. Craig
Born August 8, 1950, in Elk City, OK
Died December 18, 2006, in Pittsburgh, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of West Virginia
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 26, 1996, to a seat vacated by Robert E. Maxwell. Confirmed by the Senate on July 12, 1996, and received commission on July 26, 1996. Service terminated on December 18, 2006, due to death.

Education:
West Virginia University, B.A., 1972
West Virginia University College of Law, J.D., 1977

Professional Career:
U.S. Army lieutenant, 1972-1982
Private practice, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1977-1983
Hearing examiner, West Virginia Worker's Compensation Fund, 1978-1981
Special prosecutor, Ohio County, West Virginia, 1982-1983
Judge, West Virginia Circuit Court, First Judicial Circuit, 1983-1996

 

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