History of the Federal Judiciary


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Robinson, Richard Earl
Born February 3, 1903, in Omaha, NE
Died January 28, 1991

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on June 21, 1956, to a seat vacated by James A. Donohoe. Confirmed by the Senate on July 2, 1956, and received commission on July 3, 1956. Served as chief judge, 1957-1972. Assumed senior status on January 7, 1972. Service terminated on January 28, 1991, due to death.

Education:
Creighton University School of Law, LL.B., 1927

Professional Career:
Private practice, Omaha, Nebraska, 1927-1956

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