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Morton Brody

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Morton Brody
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the District of Maine
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #3
Service:
Appointed by:   George H.W. Bush
Active:   7/25/1991-3/25/2000
Preceded by:   104 Stat. 5089
Succeeded by:   George Singal
Past post:   Maine Supreme Judicial Court
Past term:   1990-1991
Personal History
Born:   June 12, 1933
Hometown:   Lewiston, ME
Deceased:   March 25, 2000
Undergraduate:   Bates College, B.A., 1955
Law School:   University of Chicago Law, J.D., 1958
Morton Aaron Brody (1933-2000) was the fourteenth federal judge in the United States District Court for the District of Maine. He was nominated to the court by President George H.W. Bush in 1991. At the time of appointment, Brody served as an associate justice on the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. His service on the court ended with his death on March 25, 2000.[1]

Early life and education

Brody was educated at Bates College, graduating in 1955 with a B.A. and the University of Chicago Law School, earning his J.D. in 1958.[1]

Professional career

Brody began his career in private practice in Washington DC for three years and then Maine for 19 more. In 1980, he became a justice for the Maine Superior Court and served for five years. In 1985 he began a five year period as the Maine Superior Court's Chief justice. Brody also served as an associate justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court from 1990-1991.[1]

Judicial career

District of Maine

Brody was nominated to the court by President George H.W. Bush on June 14, 1991 to fill a new seat that had recently been created. The U.S. Senate confirmed him on July 18, 1991, and he was commissioned on July 25, 1991. His service on the court ended with his death on March 25, 2000. Brody was succeeded in this position by George Singal.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
NA - new seat
District of Maine
1991–2000
Seat #3
Succeeded by:
George Singal