Jerry Sheindlin, Date of Birth, Place of Birth


Jerry Sheindlin

American judge

Date of Birth: 19-Nov-1933

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, United States

Profession: judge, writer, lawyer

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

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About Jerry Sheindlin

  • Gerald "Jerry" Sheindlin (born November 19, 1933) is an American author, television personality, jurist and attorney.
  • He was a short-lived judge on the television program The People's Court from 1999 to 2000 television season and most of the 2000–01 season before being replaced by Judge Marilyn Milian.
  • Before that, he served on the New York State Supreme Court.
  • During his career on the bench, he authored 64 published opinions, including a 46-page opinion on the admission of DNA forensic evidence in a murder case.
  • In October 1996, he heard and acquitted the Officer Francis Livoti case involving police misconduct following the death of Anthony Baez whilst serving as a trial judge under the New York Supreme Court.After serving in the Army during the Korean War, Sheindlin received a B.A.
  • from Long Island University and a J.D.
  • from Brooklyn Law School, in 1959. He is the author of two books, Genetic Fingerprinting: The Law and Science of DNA Evidence and Blood Trail. During his tenure on The People's Court, his on-bench demeanor was somewhat less gruff and volatile than that of his wife.
  • He displayed more humor and was straightforward, often registering mock indignation whenever litigants referred to him (as they sometimes did) as "Judge Judy's husband."

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