Jane Richards Roth
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit|
July 2, 1991 – May 31, 2006
|Appointed by||George H. W. Bush|
|Preceded by||Collins Seitz|
|Succeeded by||Kent Jordan|
|Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Delaware|
November 1, 1985 – July 22, 1991
|Appointed by||Ronald Reagan|
|Preceded by||Walter Stapleton|
|Succeeded by||Sue Robinson|
|Born||1935 (age 82–83)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Alma mater||Smith College
Jane Richards Roth (born 1935) is a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. She assumed senior status on May 31, 2006.
Roth received her B.A. from Smith College in 1956 and her L.L.B. from Harvard Law School in 1965. Before entering the judiciary, she was in private practice at the Delaware law firm of Richards, Layton & Finger. In 1985, Roth was nominated to the United States District Court for the District of Delaware by President Ronald Reagan. In 1991, she was nominated to the Third Circuit by President George H.W. Bush. Her husband was the late Sen. William V. Roth, Jr.
- "Four Delaware Women to Be Honored at March 21 Event". Delaware Commission for Women. March 5, 2013.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
- Jane Richards Roth at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
|Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Delaware
|Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
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