James Kelley

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James R. Kelley
Member of the Pennsylvania Senate
from the 39th district
In office
June 17, 1974[1] – November 30, 1988
Preceded by John Scales
Succeeded by Eugene Porterfield
Personal details
Born 1932/1933 (age 83–84)[2]

James R. Kelley is a judge of the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court.[3] He was a Democrat member of the Pennsylvania State Senate from 1973 to 1988.[4]

He attended St. Vincent College and the Columbus School of Law at Catholic University of America.[3] He was a County Commissioner in Westmoreland County from 1968 to 1974.[3] He was a Pennsylvania State Senator from 1974 to 1988.[3] He was appointed to be a judge of the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania in 1990 and was elected to a full term in 1991.[3]