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Name Marovitz, Abraham Lincoln
City Chicago
State IL
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:

Marovitz, Abraham Lincoln
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Marovitz, Abraham Lincoln
Born August 10, 1905, in Oshkosh, WI
Died March 17, 2001, in Chicago, IL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Nominated by John F. Kennedy on July 16, 1963, to a seat vacated by Julius H. Miner. Confirmed by the Senate on September 25, 1963, and received commission on October 2, 1963. Assumed senior status on August 10, 1975. Service terminated on March 17, 2001, due to death.

Education:
Chicago-Kent College of Law, LL.B., 1925

Professional Career:
Assistant state's attorney, Cook County, Illinois, 1927-1933
Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1933-1950
State senator, Illinois, 1939-1950
Judge, Superior Court of Cook County [Illinois], 1950-1963
Chief judge, Cook County [Illinois] Criminal Court, 1958-1959
Oral History

compress summary

Case(s) FA-IL-0008 : Shakman v. Democratic Organization of Cook County


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