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DeMascio, Robert Edward
Born January 11, 1923, in Corapolis, PA
Died March 23, 1999, in Detroit, MI

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on June 14, 1971, to a seat vacated by Theodore Levin. Confirmed by the Senate on July 22, 1971, and received commission on July 22, 1971. Assumed senior status on January 16, 1988. Service terminated on March 23, 1999, due to death.

Education:
Wayne University (now Wayne State University) Law School, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:
U.S. Naval Reserve, 1943-1946
Private practice, Detroit, Michigan, 1951-1953, 1961-1966
Assistant U.S. attorney/chief, Criminal Division, Eastern District of Michigan, 1954-1961
Judge, Detroit [Michigan] Recorder's Court, 1967-1971
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