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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of Nebraska|
|Appointed by:||Bill Clinton|
|Active:||11/22/1993 - 5/5/2004|
|Senior:||5/5/2004 - 12/27/2011|
|Preceded by:||104 Stat. 5089|
|Born:||May 5, 1934|
|Deceased:||December 27, 2011|
|Undergraduate:||University of Notre Dame, B.A., 1956|
|Law School:||Georgetown U. Law Center, LL.B., 1959|
Thomas Shanahan was an Article III federal judge for the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska. He joined the court in 1993 after being nominated by President Bill Clinton. Shanahan assumed senior status on May 5, 2004, and served until his death on December 27, 2011.
Early life and education
District of Nebraska
Shanahan was nominated by President Bill Clinton on August 6, 1993, to a new seat created by 104 Stat. 5089. Shanahan was confirmed by the Senate on November 20, 1993, and received commission on November 22, 1993 before assuming senior status on May 5, 2004. Shanahan served until his death at the age of 77 on December 27, 2011.
|Federal judicial offices|
|District of Nebraska
|Magistrate judges||Thomas Thalken • F.A. Gossett III • Cheryl Renae Zwart •|
|Former Article III judges||
Warren Urbom • William Cambridge • Arlen Beam • Elmer Scipio Dundy • William Douglas McHugh • William Henry Munger • Thomas Charles Munger • Joseph William Woodrough • James Donohoe • Thomas Shanahan • John Delehant • Robert Denney • Richard Dier • Albert Schatz • Robert Van Pelt • Richard Robinson •
|Former Chief judges|