History of the Federal Judiciary


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Beezer, Robert R.
Born July 21, 1928, in Seattle, WA
Died March 30, 2012, in Seattle, WA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on March 2, 1984, to a seat vacated by Eugene Allen Wright. Confirmed by the Senate on March 27, 1984, and received commission on March 28, 1984. Assumed senior status on July 31, 1996. Service terminated on March 30, 2012, due to death.

Education:
University of Virginia, B.A., 1951
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.B., 1956

Professional Career:
U.S. Marine Corps Reserve lieutenant, 1951-1953
Private practice, Seattle, Washington, 1956-1984
Judge pro tem, Seattle [Washington] Municipal Court, 1962-1976

 

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