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Name Cedarbaum, Miriam Goldman
City New York
State NY
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender F
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cedarbaum, Miriam Goldman
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cedarbaum, Miriam Goldman
Born September 16, 1929, in New York, NY
Died February 5, 2016, in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on February 3, 1986, to a seat vacated by Charles E. Stewart. Confirmed by the Senate on March 3, 1986, and received commission on March 4, 1986. Assumed senior status on March 31, 1998. Service terminated on February 5, 2016, due to death.

Education:
Barnard College, B.A., 1950
Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1953

Professional Career:
Law clerk, Hon. Edward J. Dimock, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1953-1954
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1954-1957
Attorney, Court of Claims Section, Office of the Deputy Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, 1958-1959
Part-time legal consultant, New York City, 1959-1962
First assistant counsel, New York State Moreland Commission on the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law, 1963-1964
Associate counsel, The Museum of Modern Art, New York City, 1965-1979
Acting justice, Scarsdale [New York] Village Court, 1978-1982
Justice, Scarsdale [New York] Village Court, 1982-1986
Private practice, New York City, 1979-1986

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, December 4, 1985; no Senate vote
Oral History

compress summary

Case(s) EE-NY-0275 : The Port Authority Police Asian Jade Society of New York & New Jersey v. Port Authority of New York
PC-NY-0033 : Higgins v. Coombe
PC-NY-0060 : Messiah S. v. Alexander
PN-NY-0016 : Bandele v. City of New York


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