Death of Judge S. Arthur Spiegel

October 24, 1920 - December 31, 2014
Cincinnati, Ohio | Age 94

Judge who imprisoned Pete Rose dies 94
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CINCINNATI (AP) — A longtime federal judge in Ohio known for his support of civil rights and for sending baseball star Pete Rose to prison has died. S. Arthur Spiegel (SPEE'-guhl) was 94.

His judicial assistant for his 34 years on the federal bench confirms that Spiegel died Wednesday in Cincinnati. Other details weren't available immediately.

Spiegel was appointed by President Jimmy Carter in 1980 and took senior status in 1995. He earned degrees from...

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