History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Comiskey, James August
Born October 16, 1926, in New Orleans, LA
Died February 1, 2005, in New Orleans, LA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on January 16, 1967, to a new seat authorized by 80 Stat. 75. Confirmed by the Senate on March 2, 1967, and received commission on March 4, 1967. Service terminated on June 15, 1975, due to resignation.

Education:
Loyola University New Orleans, B.A., 1949
Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, J.D., 1951

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1944-1946
Private practice, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1951-1967, 1975-2005

 

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