Obit James Browning

May 8, 2012 - 3:35 PM
In the undated photo provided by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, shows former 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Chief Judge James Browning. Browning, the nation's longest-serving federal appellate judge, has died at the age of 93. Browning served as chief judge of the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals from 1976 to 1988, and went into semi-retirement in 2000. (AP Photo/9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals)