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McNaught, John Joseph

Born November 22, 1921, in Malden, MA
Died January 24, 1994, in Melrose, MA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on January 25, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on March 21, 1979, and received commission on March 23, 1979. Service terminated on February 1, 1991, due to retirement.

Boston College, B.A., 1943
Boston College Law School, J.D., 1949

Professional Career:

U.S. Army, 1943-1946
Private practice, Malden, Massachusetts, 1949-1950
Law clerk, Hon. William T. McCarthy, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 1950-1954
Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1954-1972
Associate justice, Massachusetts Superior Court, 1972-1979