History of the Federal Judiciary

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Cohn, Avern Levin
Born 1924 in Detroit, MI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on May 17, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on September 25, 1979, and received commission on September 26, 1979. Assumed senior status on October 9, 1999.

University of Michigan, 1943
University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1949

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1943-1946
Private practice, Detroit, Michigan, 1949-1979

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