John M. Rogers
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit|
November 26, 2002
|Appointed by||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Eugene Siler|
June 26, 1948 |
Rochester, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||Stanford University
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
John Marshall Rogers (born June 26, 1948 in Rochester, New York) is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
Prior to his service as a federal judge, Rogers had been a law professor at the University of Kentucky College of Law for nearly 25 years, where he remains a professor emeritus.
Judge Rogers currently resides in Lexington, Kentucky with his wife and son. His daughter attends Stanford University.
Sixth Circuit nomination and confirmation
Rogers was nominated to that court by President George W. Bush on December 19, 2001 to fill a seat vacated by Judge Eugene Edward Siler, Jr., and his nomination was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on November 26, 2002, by voice vote. Rogers was the second judge nominated to the Sixth Circuit by Bush and confirmed by the United States Senate.
Sixth Circuit decisions
On June 3, 2010 and Judge Siler, J interpreted a union contract agreement between Detroit Diesel Corporation (owned by Daimler AG) and UAW Local 163 as altering the terms of DDC's obligations to its retirees. On that interpretation of their union contract, retirees (applies to the 1993-2004 retirees) now pay 66% of their pension towards their medical insurance. Ref: (http://www.ca6.uscourts.gov/opinions.pdf/10a0157p-06.pdf)
- John M. Rogers at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
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