History of the Federal Judiciary

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Doty, David Singleton
Born 1929 in Anoka, MN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 5, 1987, to a seat vacated by Miles W. Lord. Confirmed by the Senate on May 7, 1987, and received commission on May 8, 1987. Assumed senior status on June 30, 1998.

University of Minnesota, B.A., 1952
University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., 1961

Professional Career:
U.S. Marine Corps captain, 1952-1958
Private practice, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1961-1962
Private practice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1962-1987
Special assistant attorney general, State of Minnesota, 1968-1969
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