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ANTHONY J. SCIRICA


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1971 148 Republican
1972 148 Republican
1973 148 Republican
1974 148 Republican
1975 148 Republican
1976 148 Republican
1977 148 Republican
1978 148 Republican
1979 148 Republican
1980 148 Republican
 Counties   Montgomery

Biography

1940 -

SCIRICA, Anthony J., a Representative from Montgomery County; born in Norristown, Montgomery County, Pa., 1940; graduated, Norristown High School; B.A., Wesleyan University, 1962; J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 1965; Fulbright Scholar, Central University, Caracas, Venezuela, 1966; attorney (1966-1980); assistant district attorney, Montgomery County (1967-1969); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1970 and served 4 more consecutive terms; appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing (1979, 1980-1985); resigned from the House, January 7, 1980; elected, judge, Montgomery County, Court of Common Pleas (1980-1984); gubernatorial appointee, Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing (1981-1984); judge, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, (1984-1987); judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (1987-present; chief judge, 2003-2010); professor, Appellate Practice, Duke Law School; adjunct professor, University of Pennsylvania Law School; lecturer, Dickinson School of Law.