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Lawyer

Oetje John Rogge, American lawyer. Member Egypt Exploration Society, American Bar Association (member committee international criminal jurisdiction), New York County Lawyers Association, Association Bar City New York, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Rogge, Oetje John was born on October 12, 1903 in Cass County, Illinois, United States. Son of Hermann and Lydia Anna (Satorius) Rogge.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Illinois, 1922. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1925, Scientiae Juridicae Doctor, 1931.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1925. Practice in Chicago, 1925-1930, 31-37. Counsel Reconstruction Finance Corporation, 1934-1937.

Special counsel Securities and Exchange Commission, 1937-1938, assistant general counsel, 1938-1939. Assistant attorney general of the United States in charge criminal division Department Justice, 1939-1940. Special assistant to attorney general United States, 1943-1946.

Former partner firm Weisman, Celler, Spett, Modlin & Wertheimer, New York City. Private practice, New York City.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Our Vanishing Civil Liberties, 1949. Why Men Confess, 1959. The First And The Fifth, 1960.

      The Official German Report, 1961. Obscenity Litigation in 10 American Jurisprudence Trials, 1965. Contributing author The Rights of the Accused, 1972, Equal Rights for Women, 1978.

      Contributor numerous articles to legal journals Editor Harvard Law Review.

Membership

Member Egypt Exploration Society, American Bar Association (member committee international criminal jurisdiction), New York County Lawyers Association, Association Bar City New York, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Nellie Alma Luther, January 1, 1926.; married second, Wanda Lucille Johnston, December 15, 1940. Children: Genevieve Oetjeanne, Hermann.

father:
Hermann Rogge

mother:
Lydia Anna (Satorius) Rogge

spouses:
Nellie Alma Luther

Wanda Lucille Johnston

children:
Genevieve Oetjeanne Rogge

Hermann Rogge