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Name Sheridan, Michael Henry
City Nanticoke
State PA
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:

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

Sheridan, Michael Henry
Born July 8, 1912, in Nanticoke, PA
Died August 23, 1976

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by John F. Kennedy on August 15, 1961, to a new seat authorized by 75 Stat. 80. Confirmed by the Senate on August 30, 1961, and received commission on August 30, 1961. Served as chief judge, 1962-1976. Service terminated on August 23, 1976, due to death.

Education:
Lafayette College, B.S., 1933
Dickinson School of Law, LL.B., 1936

Professional Career:
Private practice, 1937-1942, 1948-1961
U.S. Navy, 1942-1947
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Columbia, 1947

compress summary

Case(s) JC-PA-0016 : Padgett v. Stein


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