History of the Federal Judiciary

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Duncan, Robert Morton
Born August 24, 1927, in Urbana, OH
Died November 2, 2012

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on May 1, 1974, to a seat vacated by Carl Andrew Weinman. Confirmed by the Senate on June 13, 1974, and received commission on June 20, 1974. Service terminated on April 15, 1985, due to resignation.

Ohio State University, B.S., 1948
Ohio State University College of Law, J.D., 1952

Professional Career:
Attorney examiner, Ohio Bureau of Workmen's Compensation, 1959-1960
City prosecutor, Columbus, Ohio, 1960-1963
Chief counsel to the attorney general, State of Ohio, 1963-1966
Judge, Franklin County [Ohio] Municipal Court, 1966-1968
Justice, Supreme Court of Ohio, 1968-1971
Judge, U.S. Court of Military Appeals, 1971-1974


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