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Clarie, T. Emmet

Born January 1, 1913, in Killingly, CT
Died September 24, 1997, in Danielson, CT

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut
Nominated by John F. Kennedy on September 5, 1961, to a new seat authorized by 75 Stat. 80. Confirmed by the Senate on September 14, 1961, and received commission on September 18, 1961. Served as chief judge, 1974-1983. Assumed senior status on January 1, 1983. Service terminated on September 24, 1997, due to death.

Providence College, Ph.B., 1933
Hartford College of Law (now University of Connecticut School of Law), LL.B., 1938

Professional Career:

State representative, Connecticut, 1937-1943; Democratic floor leader, 1939-1943
Private practice, Danielson, Connecticut, 1940-1961
Prosecutor, Killingly Town Court, Danielson, Connecticut, 1951
Assistant to state statute revision commissioner, Connecticut, 1945
Clerk, Connecticut State Senate, 1949
Connecticut State Liquor Commission, 1949-1961; commissioner, 1949-1955; chairman, 1955-1961
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1977-1980