History of the Federal Judiciary

  U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon

   Judges of the District of Oregon
Frye, Helen Jackson
Born December 10, 1930, in Klamath Falls, OR
Died April 21, 2011, in Portland, OR

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon
Nominated by Jimmy Carter on December 3, 1979, to a new seat authorized by 92 Stat. 1629. Confirmed by the Senate on February 20, 1980, and received commission on February 20, 1980. Assumed senior status on December 10, 1995. Service terminated on April 21, 2011, due to death.

University of Oregon, B.A., 1953
University of Oregon, M.A., 1961
University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 1966

Professional Career:
Private practice, Eugene, Oregon, 1966-1971
Judge, Oregon Circuit Court, Second Judicial District, 1971-1980

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