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Name Lowe, Mary Johnson
City New York
State NY
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race African-American
Gender F
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Lowe, Mary Johnson
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Lowe, Mary Johnson
Born June 10, 1924, in New York, NY
Died February 27, 1999, in Las Vegas, NV

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on May 10, 1978, to a seat vacated by John M. Cannella. Confirmed by the Senate on June 23, 1978, and received commission on June 27, 1978. Assumed senior status on July 27, 1991. Service terminated on February 27, 1999, due to death.

Education:
Hunter College, City University of New York, B.A., 1951
Brooklyn Law School, LL.B., 1954
Columbia Law School, LL.M., 1955

Professional Career:
Private practice, New York City, 1955-1971
Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, 1971-1973
Acting justice, Supreme Court of New York County, 1973-1974
Justice, Supreme Court of Bronx County [New York], 1975-1976
Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, 1977-1978

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Case(s) PC-NY-0004 : Eng v. Smith


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