Jaime B. FUSTER, Congress, PR (1941-2007)


FUSTER, Jaime B., a Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico; born January 12, 1941, in Guayama, Puerto Rico; attended parochial schools; B.A., Notre Dame University, 1962; J.D., University of Puerto Rico Law School, 1965; LL.M., Columbia University Law School, 1966; Law and Humanities Fellow, Harvard University, 1973-1974; professor of law, 1966-1979, and dean of law, 1974-1978, University of Puerto Rico; United States Deputy Assistant Attorney General, 1980-1981; president, Catholic University of Puerto Rico, 1981-1984; elected as a Democrat to the United States House of Representatives in 1984 for a four-year term; reelected in 1988 and served from January 3, 1985, until his resignation March 4, 1992; associate justice, Supreme Court of Puerto Rico; died on December 3, 2007, in Guaynabo, P.R.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present