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Casey, Richard Conway
Born January 19, 1933, in Ithaca, NY
Died March 22, 2007

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by William J. Clinton on July 16, 1997, to a seat vacated by Charles S. Haight, Jr.. Confirmed by the Senate on October 21, 1997, and received commission on October 24, 1997. Service terminated on March 22, 2007, due to death.

Education:
College of the Holy Cross, B.S., 1955
Georgetown College (now Georgetown University) Law Center, LL.B., 1958

Professional Career:
Legal investigator, District Attorney's Office, New York County, New York, 1958
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1959-1963
Counsel, Special Commission of the State of New York, 1963-1964
Private practice, New York City, 1964-1997

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, July 2, 1992; no Senate vote
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