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Name Nelson, David Aldrich
City Cincinnati
State OH
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
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Nelson, David Aldrich
Born August 14, 1932, in Watertown, NY
Died October 1, 2010, in Indian Hill, OH
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For biographical information from the Federal Judicial Center, see www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=1740

Nelson, David Aldrich
Born August 14, 1932, in Watertown, NY
Died October 1, 2010, in Indian Hill, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 9, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on October 16, 1985, and received commission on October 17, 1985. Assumed senior status on October 1, 1999. Service terminated on October 1, 2010, due to death.

Education:
Hamilton College, A.B., 1954
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1958

Professional Career:
Private practice, Cleveland, Ohio, 1958-1959, 1962-1969, 1972-1985
U.S. Air Force lieutenant and attorney-advisor, Office of General Counsel, 1959-1962
General counsel, U.S. Postal Service, 1969-1971; senior assistant postmaster general, 1971



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

Nelson, David Aldrich
Born August 14, 1932, in Watertown, NY
Died October 1, 2010, in Indian Hill, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on September 9, 1985, to a new seat authorized by 98 Stat. 333. Confirmed by the Senate on October 16, 1985, and received commission on October 17, 1985. Assumed senior status on October 1, 1999. Service terminated on October 1, 2010, due to death.

Education:
Hamilton College, A.B., 1954
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1958

Professional Career:
Private practice, Cleveland, Ohio, 1958-1959, 1962-1969, 1972-1985
U.S. Air Force lieutenant and attorney-advisor, Office of General Counsel, 1959-1962
General counsel, U.S. Postal Service, 1969-1971; senior assistant postmaster general, 1971

compress summary

Case(s) ID-TN-0001 : People First of Tenn. v. Arlington Developmental Center
ID-TN-0003 : U.S. v. Tennessee
ID-TN-0004 : U.S. v. Tennessee
PC-KY-0006 : Webster v. Sowders
PC-KY-0007 : Kendrick v. Bland
PC-MI-0003 : Hadix v. Johnson
PC-MI-0006 : Knop v. Johnson
PC-MI-0007 : U.S. v. Michigan
PC-MI-0019 : Hadix v. Caruso
PC-OH-0010 : In Re: Southern Ohio Correctional Facility
PC-TN-0003 : Groseclose v. Dutton
PC-TN-0007 : Grubbs v. Bradley
PC-TN-0012 : Shabazz v. Norris


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