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Lioi, Sara Elizabeth
Born 1960 in Canton, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Nominated by George W. Bush on January 9, 2007, to a seat vacated by Lesley Brooks Wells. Confirmed by the Senate on March 8, 2007, and received commission on March 14, 2007.

Bowling Green State University, B.A., 1983
Ohio State University College of Law, J.D., 1987

Professional Career:
Private practice, Canton, Ohio, 1987-1997
Judge, Stark County [Ohio] Court of Common Pleas, 1997-2007

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, July 13, 2006; no Senate vote


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