History of the Federal Judiciary


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Battani, Marianne O.
Born 1944 in Detroit, MI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by William J. Clinton on August 5, 1999, to a seat vacated by Anna Diggs Taylor. Confirmed by the Senate on May 24, 2000, and received commission on June 2, 2000. Assumed senior status on June 9, 2012.

Education:
University of Detroit (now University of Detroit Mercy), B.A., 1966
Detroit College of Law (now Michigan State University College of Law), J.D., 1972

Professional Career:
Private practice, 1972-1981
Judge, Common Pleas Court of the City of Detroit [Michigan], 1981
Judge, Michigan District Court, Thirty-Sixth Judicial District, 1981-1982
Judge, Michigan Circuit Court, Third Judicial Circuit, 1982-2000

 

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