History of the Federal Judiciary


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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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