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Name Schwarzer, William W
City San Francisco
State CA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born April 30, 1925, in Berlin, Germany
Died January 28, 2017, in San Rafael, CA

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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born April 30, 1925, in Berlin, Germany
Died January 28, 2017, in San Rafael, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
Nominated by Gerald Ford on June 2, 1976, to a seat vacated by Albert C. Wollenberg. Confirmed by the Senate on July 23, 1976, and received commission on July 23, 1976. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1991. Service terminated on January 28, 2017, due to death.

Education:
University of Southern California, A.B., 1948
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1951

Professional Career:

U.S. Army second lietuenant, 1943-1947
Teaching fellow, Harvard Law School, 1951-1952
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1952-1976
Senior counsel, President's Commission on CIA Activities within the United States (Rockefeller Commission), 1975
Director, Federal Judicial Center, 1990-1995


compress summary

Case(s) EE-CA-0314 : Harriss v. Pan American World Airways, Inc.
ID-MA-0001 : Ricci v. Okin
IM-CA-0039 : Orantes-Hernandez v. Meese
JC-ME-0005 : Miller v. Kennebec County
PC-WA-0004 : Turay v. Seling

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