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Lasker, Morris Edward

Born July 17, 1917, in Hartsdale, NY
Died December 25, 2009, in Cambridge, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on November 28, 1967, to a seat vacated by Richard H. Levet. Confirmed by the Senate on June 24, 1968, and received commission on June 24, 1968. Assumed senior status on October 3, 1983. Service terminated on December 25, 2009, due to death.

Harvard University, B.A., 1938
Yale Law School, LL.B., 1941

Professional Career:

Staff attorney, U.S. Senate Committee Investigating National Defense Programs, 1941-1942
U.S. Army, 1942-1946
Private practice, New York City, 1946-1968
Town attorney, New Castle, New York, 1955-1957
Justice of the peace, New Castle, New York, 1957-1958