History of the Federal Judiciary

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Brorby, Wade
Born 1934 in Omaha, NE

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on August 7, 1987, to a seat vacated by James Emmett Barrett. Confirmed by the Senate on February 16, 1988, and received commission on February 17, 1988. Assumed senior status on May 25, 2001.

University of Wyoming, B.S., 1956
University of Wyoming College of Law, J.D., 1958

Professional Career:
U.S. Air Force, 1958-1961
Private practice, Gillette, Wyoming, 1961-1988
County attorney/prosecutor, Campbell County, Wyoming, 1963-1970


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