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Name Leavy, Charles Henry
City Tacoma
State WA
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:

Leavy, Charles Henry
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Leavy, Charles Henry
Born February 16, 1884, in York, PA
Died September 25, 1952, in Tacoma, WA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on October 23, 1941, to a seat vacated by Edward E. Cushman. Confirmed by the Senate on February 18, 1942, and received commission on February 25, 1942. Assumed senior status due to certified disability on August 31, 1952. Service terminated on September 25, 1952, due to death.

Education:
Kansas City School of Law (now University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law)
Read law, 1912

Professional Career:
Private practice, Newport, Washington, 1912-
Prosecutor, Pend Oreille County, Washington, 1914-1918
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of Washington, 1918-1921
Prosecutor, Spokane County, Washington, 1922-1926
Judge, Superior Court of the State of Washington, 1926-1936
U.S. representative from Washington, 1937-1942

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