History of the Federal Judiciary

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Castagna, William John
Born 1924 in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on June 5, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on July 23, 1979, and received commission on July 24, 1979. Assumed senior status on June 29, 1992.

University of Florida College of Law, LL.B., 1949
University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1967

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, Air Corps, 1943-1945
Private practice, Miami, Florida, 1949-1950
Private practice, Clearwater, Florida, 1950-1979


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