Nightly News | May 08, 2012
BRIAN WILLIAMS, anchor: And a legend of the bench has died. Federal Judge James Browning was put on the bench by President Kennedy . In fact, he held the Bible at JFK 's swearing-in. The Montana native, also a World War II vet, went on to shape the powerful Ninth Circuit Court . The courthouse in San Francisco bears his name. He's survived by his wife of 70 years. Judge Browning was 93.