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CT federal judge nominated by President Clinton dies at 82

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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.

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