Conn. (WTNH) — A Connecticut federal judge has died. Court officials say Judge Dominic Squat-Rito died Wednesday.
He was nominated to the bench in 1994 by President Bill Clinton.
Colleagues called him a compassionate judge dedicated to fairness and equal justice.
Judge Squatrito went to Manchester High School, completed his undergraduate degree at Wesleyan University, and earned a law degree from Yale.
He was 82-years-old.