History of the Federal Judiciary


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Takasugi, Robert Mitsuhiro
Born September 12, 1930, in Tacoma, WA
Died August 4, 2009, in Los Angeles, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Nominated by Gerald Ford on April 14, 1976, to a seat vacated by Elisha Avery Crary. Confirmed by the Senate on May 6, 1976, and received commission on May 7, 1976. Assumed senior status on September 30, 1996. Service terminated on August 4, 2009, due to death.

Education:
University of California, Los Angeles, B.S., 1953
University of Southern California Law School, J.D., 1959

Professional Career:
U.S. Army corporal, 1953-1955
Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1960-1973
Hearing examiner, Los Angeles [California] Police Commission, 1962-1965
Judge, Los Angeles [California] Municipal Court, 1973-1975
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, 1975-1976

 

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