History of the Federal Judiciary


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Cambridge, William G.
Born December 13, 1931, in Atlantic, IA
Died September 30, 2004, in Omaha, NE

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska
Nominated by Ronald Reagan on April 13, 1988, to a seat vacated by C. Arlen Beam. Confirmed by the Senate on May 27, 1988, and received commission on June 6, 1988. Served as chief judge, 1994-1999. Service terminated on July 11, 2000, due to retirement.

Education:
University of Nebraska, B.S., 1953
University of Nebraska College of Law, J.D., 1955

Professional Career:
U.S. Army, 1955-1957
U.S. Army Reserve, 1957-1965
Private practice, Hastings, Nebraska, 1957-1981
Judge, Nebraska District Court, Tenth Judicial District, 1981-1988

 

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