History of the Federal Judiciary

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Larson, Earl Richard
Born December 18, 1911, in Minneapolis, MN
Died October 31, 2001, in Minneapolis, MN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
Nominated by John F. Kennedy on July 24, 1961, to a seat vacated by Robert C. Bell. Confirmed by the Senate on August 9, 1961, and received commission on August 10, 1961. Assumed senior status on June 30, 1977. Service terminated on October 31, 2001, due to death.

University of Minnesota, B.A., 1932
University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., 1935

Professional Career:
Insurance adjuster, Hardware Mutual Insurance Company, 1935-1937
Private practice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1937-1940, 1946-1961
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Minnesota, 1940-1942
Trial attorney, U.S. Office of Price Administration, 1942-1943
Trial attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, 1943
U.S. Navy, 1943-1946
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