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Morton Aaron Brody

Morton Aaron Brody, American federal judge. Bar: Maine 1959, United States District Court District of Columbia 1959, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1959, United States District Court Maine 1961. Bates College scholar, 1951-1955; University Chicago Law School scholar, 1955-1958; recipient Distinguished Citizen of Year award, 1981, Elks Citizen of Year award, 1984.

Background

  • Brody, Morton Aaron was born on June 12, 1933 in Lewiston, Maine, United States. Son of Henry S. and Pearl (Meltzer) Brody.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Bates College, Lewiston, 1955. Juris Doctor, University Chicago, 1958.

    Career

    • Lawyer, Washington, 1958-1961, Waterville, Maine, 1961-1980. Justice Superior Court of Maine, 1980-1985, chief justice, 1985-1990. Associate justice Supreme Judicial Court of Maine, Augusta, 1990-1991.

      Judge The United States of America District Court, Bangor, Maine, 1991-2000. City solicitor City of Waterville, 1961-1966, 68-70. Adjunct professor Colby College, 1987-1996.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maine 1959, United States District Court District of Columbia 1959, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1959, United States District Court Maine 1961.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member Maine Bar Association, Kennebec County Bar Association, Waterville Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Judith Levine, July 3, 1960. Children: Ronald, Elizabeth Brody Gluck, John.
    • father: Henry S. Brody
    • mother: Pearl (Meltzer) Brody
    • spouse: Judith Levine
    • children: Ronald Brody
    • Elizabeth Brody Gluck Brody
    • John Brody
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    Born June 12, 1933
    Died March 25, 2000
    (aged 66)
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