University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
 
Name Brunetti, Melvin T.
City Reno
State NV
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Brunetti, Melvin T.
... read more
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Brunetti, Melvin T.
Born November 10, 1933, in Reno, NV
Died October 30, 2009, in Reno, NV

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 26, 1985, to a seat vacated by Herbert Young Cho Choy. Confirmed by the Senate on April 3, 1985, and received commission on April 4, 1985. Assumed senior status on November 11, 1999. Service terminated on October 30, 2009, due to death.

Education:
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1964

Professional Career:
Army National Guard, 1954-1956
Private practice, Reno, Nevada, 1964-1985
Member, Council of Legal Advisors to the Republican National Committee, 1982-1985

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, October 5, 1984; no Senate vote

compress summary

Case(s) EE-CA-0315 : Spink v. Lockheed Corp.
IM-CA-0002 : Flores v. Reno
IM-CA-0041 : Mayock v. Immigration & Naturalization Service
IM-WA-0004 : Mandoza v. Zirkle Fruit
IM-WA-0013 : Int'l Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union v. Meese
MH-ID-0002 : Jeff D. v. Kempthorne
PC-AZ-0011 : Gluth v. Arizona Department of Corrections
PC-CA-0021 : Dilley v. Gunn
PC-CA-0041 : Johnson v. California
PC-WA-0004 : Turay v. Seling


Additional Resources
 
  none on record

back
new people search