History of the Federal Judiciary


  U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

   Judges of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Bright, Myron H.
Born 1919 in Eveleth, MN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Nominated by Lyndon B. Johnson on April 25, 1968, to a seat vacated by Charles Joseph Vogel. Confirmed by the Senate on June 6, 1968, and received commission on June 7, 1968. Assumed senior status on June 1, 1985.

Education:
University of Minnesota, B.S.L.
Eveleth Junior College (now Mesabi Range Community and Technical College), A.A., 1939
University of Minnesota Law School, LL.B., 1947

Professional Career:
U.S. Air Force captain, 1942-1946
Private practice, Fargo, North Dakota, 1947-1968
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