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Name Cavanaugh, Dennis M.
City Newark
State NJ
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Judge : Federal, Magistrate
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cavanaugh, Dennis M.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cavanaugh, Dennis M.
Born 1947 in Orange, NJ

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
Nominated by William J. Clinton on May 3, 2000, to a seat vacated by Alfred M. Wolin. Confirmed by the Senate on July 21, 2000, and received commission on September 20, 2000. Service terminated on January 31, 2014, due to retirement.

U.S. Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1993-2000

Education:
Morehead State University, B.A., 1969
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 1972

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Francis W. Hayden, Superior Court of New Jersey, 1972-1973
Assistant deputy public defender, New Jersey, 1973-1977
Private practice, New Jersey, 1977-1992
Borough prosecutor, Caldwell, New Jersey, 1988-1989

compress summary

Case(s) EE-NJ-0113 : United States v. State of New Jersey Personnel Department
JC-NJ-0015 : Jones v. Morris County Correctional Facility
JC-NJ-0023 : Colon v. Passaic County


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