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Weber, Gerald Joseph

Born February 1, 1914, in Erie, PA
Died August 28, 1989, in Erie, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on April 30, 1964, to a seat vacated by John W. McIlvaine. Confirmed by the Senate on September 15, 1964, and received commission on September 15, 1964. Served as chief judge, 1976-1982. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1988. Service terminated on August 28, 1989, due to death.

Harvard University, A.B., 1936
University of Pennsylvania Law School (now Carey Law School), LL.B., 1939

Professional Career:

Instructor, Gannon College, Erie, Pennsylvania, 1939-1941
Private practice, Erie, Pennsylvania, 1940-1942, 1947-1964
U.S. Army captain, 1942-1946
Chief of counter-intelligence, U.S. Department of War, Salzburg, Austria, 1946-1947
City solicitor, Erie, Pennsylvania, 1950-1960
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1981-1984