Marianne O. Battani

Judge, Person

1944 –

 Credit ยป
43

Who is Marianne O. Battani?

Marianne O. Battani is a senior United States federal judge.

Born in Detroit, Michigan, Battani received a B.A. from the University of Detroit in 1966 and a J.D. from Detroit College of Law in 1972. She was in private practice from 1972 to 1981. She was a judge on the Common Pleas Court of the City of Detroit in 1981, and a judge on that city's 36th District Court from 1981 to 1982. She was then a judge on the Wayne County Circuit Court until 2000.

On August 5, 1999, Battani was nominated by President Bill Clinton to a seat on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan vacated by Anna Diggs Taylor. Battani was confirmed by the United States Senate on May 24, 2000, and received her commission on June 2, 2000.

Battani is notable for sentencing Alan Ralsky to more than four years in prison in November 2009. This was for crimes relating to his stock pump and dump spam activities. She assumed senior status on June 9, 2012.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
1944
Detroit
Also known as
  • Marianne Battani
Profession
Education
  • University of Detroit Mercy

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Marianne O. Battani." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 18 Jul 2024. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/marianne_o_battani>.

Discuss this Marianne O. Battani biography with the community:

0 Comments

    Our awesome collection of

    Promoted Bios

    »

    Browse Biographies.net