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Devine, Shane

Born February 1, 1926, in Manchester, NH
Died February 22, 1999, in Virgin Islands

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on May 17, 1978, to a seat vacated by Hugh H. Bownes. Confirmed by the Senate on June 23, 1978, and received commission on June 27, 1978. Served as chief judge, 1979-1992. Assumed senior status on September 8, 1992. Service terminated on February 22, 1999, due to death.

University of New Hampshire, B.A., 1949
Boston College Law School, J.D., 1952

Professional Career:

U.S. Army, 1944-1945
Private practice, Manchester, New Hampshire, 1952-1978